Press Releases

March 16, 2021 Press Release
Funding crucial to protect home, business owners as flood season begins.

Parsippany, NJ — U.S. Representatives Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) and Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09) today urged President Biden to include the Peckman River Project in his administration’s budget request to Congress for Fiscal Year 2022 at the highest possible level of funding.

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March 16, 2021 Press Release
Veterans in Morris, Sussex, Warren, and Hunterdon counties currently face severe travel burdens in seeking critical services
Washington, DC – Rep. Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), Rep. Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05), and Rep. Tom Malinowski (NJ-07) called on the U.S Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) last week to authorize the creation of a sixth Vet Center in New Jersey, which would provide necessary counseling and support services to veterans residing in Morris, Sussex, Warren, and Hunterdon counties.
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March 15, 2021 Press Release

Burlington, NJ — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) joined First Lady Dr. Jill Biden, Governor Phil Murphy, Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker, and Representatives Frank Pallone (NJ-06) and Andy Kim (NJ-03), at a visit to Samuel Smith Elementary School in Burlington.

March 11, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) will hold a telephone town hall meeting on Tuesday, March 16, to discuss the American Rescue Plan and its impact on New Jersey. Rep. Sherrill will be joined by local officials who will help answer questions from residents about the new programs and aid included in the relief package.

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March 11, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) voted today for two common sense gun safety bills which would require universal background checks for all firearm purchases and would close the “Charleston Loophole.”

March 10, 2021 Press Release
Includes Sherrill-backed State and Local Funding Provision, Which Doubles Direct Aid for NJ-11’s Counties and Municipalities, and Sherrill’s Legislation to Protect Healthcare Affordability During Pandemic

Washington, DC — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) voted today to send the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to President Joe Biden for his signature, meaning direct pandemic relief will soon land in the hands of New Jersey families.

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March 9, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) today voted for the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act, landmark legislation to support workers’ basic right to organize and negotiate for higher pay, better benefits, and safer working conditions.

March 8, 2021 Press Release

Washington DC — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement for International Women’s Day highlighting the pandemic’s inequitable impact on American women in the workforce and as mothers.

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March 8, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) last week hosted a roundtable discussion with NJ-11 and statewide leaders about the health, economic, educational, and social impacts of COVID-19 on the Hispanic community, and the action that needs to be taken to bring coronavirus relief and systemic change to New Jersey.

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March 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) joined with Representative John Katko (NY-24) this week to introduce the Fund for Innovation and Success in Higher Education (FINISH) Act to help students succeed in our community, technical, and four-year colleges and universities.

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