Press Releases

September 16, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), Chairwoman of the House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on the Environment, applauded the passage of her Election Technology Research Act (H.R. 4990) today.

September 9, 2020 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) hosted a roundtable discussion last week with performing arts organizations based in New Jersey’s 11th District. The conversation centered around the impact of COVID on operations, how these organizations have created spaces to continue to provide access to the arts during the pandemic, and the need for additional federal support.

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September 9, 2020 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and IRS Commissioner Charles P. Rettig last week requesting that the IRS continue issuing Economic Impact Payments based on the latest eligibility information until all 2019 returns are processed.

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September 8, 2020 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ – Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) announced today that her office is hosting its second Congressional App Challenge (CAC) for students in New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District, and the registration portal is now open.

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September 2, 2020 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ -- Representatives Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), Seth Moulton (MA-06), and Max Rose (NY-11) today urged commercial laboratories to employ pooled testing for COVID-19. With the shortages of equipment, reagents, and testing supplies plaguing laboratories across the country, these laboratories need to establish alternative strategies to meet nation-wide testing goals.

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September 1, 2020 Press Release

Bloomfield, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) joined Essex County fire service members today at Bloomfield Fire Station No. 3 to announce $600,000 in FEMA Assistance to Firefighter Grants (AFG) awarded to six fire departments in Essex County.

August 28, 2020 Press Release
In response to members’ questions, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs pledges to avoid involvement in election, support peaceful transition of power, reject any unlawful orders
WASHINGTON D.C. –– U.S. Reps. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) and Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) today welcomed commitments they received from the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mark Milley, to protect the military’s apolitical status, avoid military involvement in the election process, respect the peaceful transition of presidential authority under the Constitution and refuse to obey any unlawful orders.
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August 27, 2020 Press Release
Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) announced a fifth virtual “Monday with Mikie” meeting on COVID-19 response, reopening, and recovery. She will be joined on August 31st by Senator Steven V. Oroho, Stanhope Mayor Patricia Zdichocki, President of the Sussex County Chamber of Commerce Tammie Horsfield, Executive Director of the Center for Prevention and Counseling Becky Carlson, and Atlantic Health Pediatrician Dr. Tyree Winters.
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August 27, 2020 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) held a Veterans Outreach Day this week to assist veterans during COVID-19, provide resources from local stakeholders and providers, and talk about the issues facing the veterans community in the 11th District. 

August 21, 2020 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) hosted a virtual roundtable discussion this week with Black small business owners in the community to hear about the challenges facing small businesses during COVID-19, their experiences with the PPP and EIDL programs, and issues business owners anticipate as we move to the fall and winter months.

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