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March 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill announced this afternoon her co-sponsorship of H.R. 5, the Equality Act. The Equality Act amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to explicitly prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity in education, employment, housing, credit, federal jury service, public accommodations, and the use of federal funds.

March 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – The U.S. Department of Defense released the details yesterday of the president’s budget request for Fiscal Year 2020. Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, praised the inclusion of key Army modernization initiatives.  

March 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Today the President provided his FY 2020 budget to Congress. Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) applauded important bipartisan initiatives but warned of the harm that proposed deep cuts to early childhood care for working families and transportation infrastructure will have on New Jersey’s families and the economy.  

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March 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill released the following statement after the passage of H.R. 1, a landmark bill to improve election security, access to the ballot box, strengthen ethics rules, and improve campaign finance disclosures.

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March 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) sent a letter to Secretary of the Army Mark Esper urging support for programs and facilities at Picatinny Arsenal in Rockaway and Jefferson Township, New Jersey,

March 7, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee Chairwoman Mikie Sherrill sent letters to state and federal officials requesting information related to the decision to halt NASA air pollution monitoring after Hurricane Harvey, all while Superfund sites flooded, releasing toxic chemicals into waterways and neighborhoods.
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March 1, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC -- Today, Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) blasted the administration’s decision to issue a heavily redacted report to the public on issuance of IRS Notice 2018-54, which discussed proposed regulations regarding the state and local tax deduction and charitable contributions. Residents in the 11th Congressional District deduct an average of $19,000 in state and local taxes from their federal tax bill each year.
February 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement in response to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration report outlining the widespread tax increases from the cap on the state and local tax deduction. 

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February 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill applauded the passage of H.R. 8, a bipartisan universal background checks bill, the first piece of legislation co-sponsored by the Congresswoman. The bipartisan measure closes a loophole in current law by requiring universal background checks for gun purchases, with specific exemptions for family transfers and recreational hunting. 

February 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement after voting in favor of a bipartisan resolution to block President Trump's national emergency declaration: 

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