Press Releases

April 22, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC –– Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) and Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-Del.) reintroduced the Mitigate Methane Now Act of 2021, which directs the Department of Energy to establish a grant program to improve public safety and environmental performance.

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April 22, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), in response to the infrastructure counter proposal offered by Senate Republicans, released the following statement:

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April 22, 2021 Press Release

Washington DC - Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) voted yesterday for H.R. 1333, the National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants (NO BAN) Act, which she co-sponsored, to uphold religious freedom and protect the Muslim community in NJ-11 and across the country.

April 21, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Yesterday, the New Democrat Coalition (NDC) officially endorsed a slate of legislation seeking to address the January 6th insurrection and prevent future acts of domestic terrorism, including legislation introduced by Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) and others that would establish a commission to examine domestic extremism.

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April 21, 2021 Press Release
Bloomfield Mayor announces plan to utilize American Rescue Plan funding to replace old lead service lines to hundreds of homes at zero cost to homeowners

Bloomfield, NJ – Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) and U.S. Senator Bob Menendez this week joined Bloomfield Mayor Michael Venezia to launch a bold, proactive effort to protect local residents from lead-contaminated drinking water using federal funding from the American Rescue Plan.

April 20, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement on the conviction of Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd:

“While no trial can bring George Floyd back to his family and loved ones, today’s verdict offered accountability and a step towards justice for his murder.

April 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) today voted for H.R. 7, the Paycheck Fairness Act of 2021, which strengthens and closes loopholes in the 1963 Equal Pay Act.

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April 15, 2021 Press Release
GI Bill NEED Act Would Ensure Veterans Don’t Lose Access to Educational Benefits As Result of National Emergencies

Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) yesterday testified in front of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs to advocate for the consideration and passage of her recently introduced GI Bill NEED Act, which seeks to protect veterans from losing their educational benefits as a result of national emergencies outside of their control.

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April 15, 2021 Press Release
Rep. Sherrill Highlights Importance of Including Nation’s Most Critical Surface Infrastructure Project in Upcoming Bill

Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) yesterday appeared in front of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure to testify in support of the inclusion of the Gateway Tunnel project, which is the nation’s most critical surface infrastructure project, in the upcoming infrastructure bill.

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April 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement on President Joe Biden’s announced goal of troop withdrawal from Afghanistan by September 11, 2021:

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