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May 20, 2019 Press Release


(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressmen Joe Morelle (D-NY-25) and Van Taylor (R-TX-03) proposed bipartisan legislation that would protect Americans from surprise medical bills from an out-of-network provider that are often financially crippling.

May 17, 2019 Press Release


(Washington, D.C.) – Yesterday, Congressman Joe Morelle (D, NY-25) voted to pass an omnibus bill aimed at strengthening healthcare. The legislation takes steps to lower the cost of prescription drugs, protect individuals with pre-existing conditions, crack down on short-term junk insurance plans, and make healthcare plans more affordable for everyday Americans.

May 13, 2019 Press Release


(Rochester, NY) – Today, Congressman Joe Morelle introduced comprehensive legislation to address the growing instances of gun thefts that allow legal firearms to flow into the black market and the hands of dangerous criminals.

May 7, 2019 Press Release

 (Washington, D.C.) –“I am calling on the President to immediately withdraw his nominee for U.S. Marshal from the Western District.

“Historically, the U.S. Attorney hails from Buffalo while the Marshal is from Rochester. The decision by the President to break from this longstanding tradition is a slap in the face to Monroe County residents.

May 6, 2019 Press Release

(Rochester, NY) – This week, America celebrates its proud history of entrepreneurship through National Small Business Week. In recognition of the occasion, Rep. Morelle payed tribute to the vital role that small businesses play in serving the American economy.

May 3, 2019 Press Release

(Rochester, NY) – Today, Congressman Joe Morelle called for federal action to better protect communities along the Great Lakes from rising water levels that threaten severe flooding in Monroe County and beyond. In a letter to House leadership, Rep.