Press Releases

January 19, 2019 Press Release
Delivers remarks and participates in Seneca Falls Women’s March

 

(Washington, DC) – Today, Congressman Joe Morelle joined thousands of New Yorkers at the third annual Women’s March in Seneca Falls to renew the fight for women’s rights and equality for all Americans.

January 17, 2019 Press Release

 

(Washington, DC) – Today, Congressman Joe Morelle joined members of the House in voting for a Continuing Resolution to end the shutdown and fund the federal government through February 28.

January 16, 2019 Press Release
Legislation will boost workers’ wages by increasing the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2024

 

(Washington, DC) – Today, House Democrats introduced legislation cosponsored by Rep. Joe Morelle to gradually raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2024, providing much-needed relief for hourly workers whose wages have failed to keep up with the pace of inflation.

January 15, 2019 Press Release

 

(Washington, DC) – Today, Congressman Joe Morelle was appointed by Speaker Nancy Pelosi to serve on the House Education and Labor Committee.

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January 10, 2019 Press Release
Restores services for renters and homebuyers, ensures safe air travel and highway transportation
Rep. Morelle's vote is a step toward ensuring safer travel and critical safety nets for low-income families
January 10, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan bill ensures critical funding for farm and food security programs
Rep. Morelle votes for appropriations bill that would open the Dept. of Agriculture and ensure families receive SNAP benefits
January 10, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Joe Morelle delivered remarks on the floor regarding recent action taken by the House to protect New Yorkers’ access to health care.
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January 9, 2019 Press Release
Rep. Morelle votes to pass resolution that allows the U.S. House of Representatives to intervene in the Texas v. U.S. lawsuit that seeks to dismantle the Affordable Care Act.
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