Remembering Those That Lost Their Lives During the Struggle for Civil Rights

Congressman Nadler holds a Yartzheit candle honoring the 50th anniversary of the murders of Andrew Goodman, James Chaney and Michael Schwerner, three civil rights workers killed while registering African Americans to vote in of 1964.
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Rep. Nadler: Congressional Authorization Required on Expanded Use of Force Against ISIL

Sep 12, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (NY-10), a veteran member of the House Judiciary Committee, former Chair of the Subcommittee on the Constitution, and who represents the area of New York attacked on September 11, 2001, released the following statement on the necessity for President Obama to obtain Congressional authorization to expand military operations against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL): “The President is right that we must work together to...

Pelosi, Nadler, Casey, and Shaheen Lead Over 120 Members of Congress in Filing Supreme Court Brief in Pregnant Worker Discrimination Case

Sep 11, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), and U.S. Senators Bob Casey (D-PA) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), announced they are leading 123 members of Congress in filing an amicus curiae brief to the Supreme Court on behalf of Peggy Young and to urge the Court to reverse a lower court decision, which the lawmakers believe misinterprets existing law – the...

CONYERS AND 10 OTHER HOUSE JUDICIARY DEMOCRATS SEEK ANSWERS FROM NFL IN RAY RICE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE INCIDENT

Sep 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, several Members of the House Judiciary Committee issued a letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League (NFL), raising questions related to their handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence incident.  The letter is signed by House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers Jr. (MI-13),  Reps. Jerrold Nadler (NY-10),  Luis Gutierrez (IL-04), Zoe Lofgren (CA-19), Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18), Cedric L. Richmond (LA- 02), Henry C. “Hank”...

GILLIBRAND, MALONEY, NADLER, KING, DE BLASIO, FIRST RESPONDERS, SURVIVORS, LABOR LEADERS UNITE AT GROUND ZERO ONCE AGAIN TO BAND TOGETHER IN FIGHT TO REAUTHORIZE JAMES ZADROGA 9/11 HEALTH AND COMPENSATION ACT

Sep 8, 2014 Press Release

New York, NY – With the country set to reflect on the 13th Anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center later this week, many of the federal bipartisan lawmakers who led the fight in Congress to pass the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act – U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, Rep. Jerrold Nadler, Rep. Peter King – gathered together at Ground Zero today along with Mayor Bill de Blasio, 9/11 first responders, community survivors and union...

Rep. Nadler Leads Letter of NY Officials to Mayor de Blasio on Unregulated Helicopters

Aug 8, 2014 Press Release

New York, N.Y. – Today, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) led a letter sent to Mayor Bill de Blasio with 20 other leading New York officials about the unregulated tourist helicopter traffic over New York City and New Jersey. “We are concerned about the safety implications of unregulated...