Press Releases

March 24, 2021 Press Release
Economic Fallout from the COVID-19 Pandemic Disproportionately Affected Women Across the Country

Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement today on Equal Pay Day to highlight the gender disparity in income in New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District and across the country.

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March 23, 2021 Press Release
Legislation expands practitioners eligible for Medicare reimbursement for telehealth services

Washington, DC -- Representatives Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) and David McKinley (WV-01), with Rep. Joseph Morelle, Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, Rep. Albio Sires, Rep. Claudia Tenney, Rep. Joyce Beatty, Rep. Rodney Davis, Rep. Bobby Rush, Rep. Don Young, Rep. Nanette Diaz Barragan, Rep. Paul Tonko, Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, Rep. Sanford D. Bishop, Jr., Rep. Tom O’Halleran, and Rep.

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March 23, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) and Representative Mariannette Miller-Meeks (IA-02) today introduced the bipartisan GI Bill NEED Act to protect veterans’ educational benefits from expiring due to institutional closures or other factors caused by the COVID-19 na

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March 19, 2021 Press Release
Bill corrects oversight in the Survivor Benefit Plan, allows for Special Needs Trust open enrollment

Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) today introduced the Deborah Nixon Special Needs Trust Inclusion Act alongside Representative Gus Bilirakis (FL-12). This important bipartisan legislation would allow veteran participants in the Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) to take full advantage of Special Needs Trusts.

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March 19, 2021 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ -- In the days following Representative Mikie Sherrill’s (NJ-11) introduction of a resolution highlighting the need to reopen schools for in-person instruction in a manner that’s safe for both students and teachers, state leaders and community organizations across the

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March 18, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) today voted for two landmark immigration bills that address key problems in America’s current immigration system. H.R.

March 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC –– Representative Mikie Sherrill voted today in favor of the bipartisan Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2021 (VAWA), of which she’s an original cosponsor.

March 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill voted today to remove the deadline for states to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. The bipartisan vote ensures that the fight to enshrine women’s rights in the Constitution is able to continue.

March 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) introduced a resolution in the House of Representatives in support of the safe reopening of schools, calling for the prioritization of teachers in vaccine distribution, and highlighting the impacts school closures are having on students across the country.

March 16, 2021 Press Release
Lawmakers cite the adverse impacts that delays have had on homeowners across the Morris County town

Washington, DC – This week, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) and U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) urged the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to swiftly resolve outstanding issues with the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM), a tool used to define areas at high risk for flooding, for the Township of Pequannock.

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