Press Releases

July 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, the House Energy and Commerce Committee voted to advance Representative Mikie Sherrill’s (NJ-11) bipartisan legislation, introduced with Representative Fred Upton (R-MI), to reauthorize the Family-to-Family Health Information Centers (F2F HICs) program. Sherrill’s bill will be included in H.R.

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July 16, 2019 Press Release
House and Senate Introduce Congressional Review Act (CRA) Resolutions of Disapproval
Washington, DC – Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) and Representative Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05) led the introduction of the bipartisan H.J. Res. 72 to overturn harmful U.S. Treasury Department regulations aimed at restricting Americans from deducting charitable contributions from their federal taxes.
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July 15, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, Reps. Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), Susie Lee (NV-03), Abby Finkenauer (IA-01), Frederica Wilson (FL-24), and Rodney Davis (IL-13) introduced the bipartisan Protecting Access to Student Transcripts (PAST) Act to prevent higher education institutions from withholding transcripts from students who have defaulted on their student loans.
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July 12, 2019 Press Release
House Passes Permanent September 11th Victim Compensation Fund with Overwhelming Bipartisan Support
Washington, DC – Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) voted to make the September 11th Victims Compensation Fund permanent to ensure care for 9/11 first responders and victims. With overwhelming bipartisan support, the Never Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act (H.R. 1327) passed the House of Representatives.
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July 12, 2019 Press Release
Receives Standing Ovation for Remarks Before Final Passage

Washington, DC – Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) voted in support of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2020. Representative Sherrill is a member of the House Armed Services Committee, and her district includes Picatinny Arsenal, the U.S. Army’s Joint Center of Excellence for Guns and Ammunition.

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July 9, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) condemned the administration’s attack on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as oral arguments started today in a lawsuit before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

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June 27, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – In honor of Pride Month, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) announced her co-sponsorship of five bills that advance legal equality and improve the lives of LGBTQ Americans.
 
June 26, 2019 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ – Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) announced that sixteen students from New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District were appointed and accepted offers to United States military service academies. Rep.

June 26, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – Yesterday, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) appeared in front of the Committee on Ways and Means’ Subcommittee on Select Revenue to urge passage of her bipartisan SALT Relief and Marriage Penalty Elimination Act, H.R. 2624. Representative Sherrill’s bill is co-sponsored by Representatives Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Peter King (R-NY), and Gil Cisneros (D-CA), and endorsed by the American Federation of Teachers and National Association of Realtors.
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June 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Yesterday, House Science, Space, and Technology Investigations & Oversight Subcommittee Chairwoman Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) held a hearing on election security and the urgent voter system vulnerabilities across the United States ahead of the 2020 election cycle.

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