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Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez

Representing the 7th District of New York

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September 12, 2018 Press Release

New Official Fatality Count Almost 50 Times Higher than Previous Official Estimates

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September 11, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released the following statement after President Trump referred to his Administration’s response to Hurricane Maria as an “incredible unsung success.”

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September 11, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released the following statement marking the anniversary of the terror attacks of September 11th, 2001: 
 
            “On this day, 17 years ago, New York City and our nation suffered a horrific attack. The tragedy of September 11th, 2001 stole the lives of 3,000 innocent people and seared our City’s soul forever. 

September 10, 2018 Press Release

Points to Peter Wright’s Chemical Industry Ties

September 7, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released the following statement in honor of Rosh Hashanah:

September 6, 2018 Press Release

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August 29, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) has written to U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos urging the Secretary to immediately reverse a proposal that would make it harder for students defrauded by higher education institutions to seek loan relief.

August 28, 2018 Press Release

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August 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) issued the following statement regarding Paul Manafort’s conviction and the guilty plea by Michael Cohen.

             “The conviction of Paul Manafort and guilty plea of Michael Cohen must put to rest any attempts to discredit or impede the work of Special Counsel Robert Mueller and federal prosecutors.

August 21, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC –Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) issued the following statement today regarding the Trump Administration’s decision to replace the Obama-era Clean Power Plan.

             “The Trump Administration’s ‘polluters-first’ proposal to gut the Clean Power Plan is just as reckless as expected.

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