I testified before the Energy and Commerce subcommittee on July 24 about my legislation to crack down on con-artists and unscrupulous telemarketers. Thanks to the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology for having me testify. The Anti Spoofing Act would combat “spoofing,” the displaying of bogus names and numbers on caller IDs that trick you and millions of Americans into answering your phone or replying to text messages.
Rep. Meng's Message in Honor of LGBT Pride MonthHappy Pride Month! Click to hear more about why Pride Month matters.
U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) announced on June 18th that the Small Business Administration (SBA) will improve certain services in the wake of the recent Congressional field hearing in Queens, which probed the agency’s poor outreach to local small businesses.
House Passes Meng Bill to Make the Desecration of Cemeteries a Violation of Religious FreedomLegislation sponsored by U.S. Rep. Grace Meng to make the desecration of cemeteries – including Jewish cemeteries around the world – a violation of religious freedom, was passed May 28 by the House of Representatives. The measure now heads for a vote in the United States Senate.
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Measure – first suggested by constituents in New York’s Jewish community – will impact Jews in U.S. and around the world. Bill is freshman lawmaker’s first piece of legislation to become law.
Aug 4, 2014 In The News
U.S. Rep. Grace Meng, along with House of Representatives members from New Jersey and Texas, introduced legislation at the end of last week that aims to reduce the number of fraudulent phone calls and texts that millions of Americans constantly receive.
Congresswoman’s measure aims to translate FAFSA applications into top ten languages to make it easier for borough residents – not proficient in English – to apply for and receive financial aid for college.
Jul 28, 2014 In The News
Just over four months since bringing a congressional hearing to her home borough, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Flushing) followed through on her commitment to bringing more resources to Queens’ small businesses.
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Jul 28, 2014 In The News
Just over four months since bringing a congressional hearing to her home borough, U.S. Rep.
Jul 15, 2014 In The News
In 2012, a six-year study was published that examined the occupational history of more than 1,000 women, finding that those who worked in the automotive plastics and in the food packaging industrie
Jun 4, 2014 In The News
Despite her brief legislative career, freshman U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-N.Y.) has become one of Congress’s most steadfast supporters of Israel and Jewish issues.
Mar 26, 2014 In The News
Airplane noise over Queens is on the path to being silenced. Or at least as much as possible.