Congresswoman Meng intervenes with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to help Funeral Home receive reimbursements for the burials-funeral services it provides to indigent veterans.
Rep. Meng’s amendment to the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2017, H.R. 5293, secures a multi-million dollar increase in funding to combat cancers that kill millions of Americans every year.
Meng Expresses Concern over New Airplane Route at Newark Airport That May Create Additional Noise over QueensMeng sent a letter to the head of the FAA in which she vowed to fight the plan if the move results in more air traffic over the borough.
Meng’s bill would rename a key federal STEM program in honor of the first woman elected to Congress, Jeannette Rankin. The bill passed in the House of Representatives on April 18th. View Meng’s floor speech below.
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U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and its Subcommittee on Asia, issued the following statement on Sunday’s terrorist attack against an Indian army base which resulted in the deaths of 18 Indian troops.
U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) announced today that Fang Wong of Flushing, Queens – an Army veteran and former National Commander of the American Legion – has been appointed to the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans. The panel, which consists of veterans who represent respective minority groups, provides the U.S.
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As the owner of Hess-Miller Funeral Home in Middle Village, Anthony Martino has arranged thousands of funerals. “When people say what do you do? [I say], we help people,” explained Martino.
Lawmakers are demanding more information on why the price for lifesaving EpiPens has skyrocketed.
An amendment introduced by U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Flushing) securing an additional $8 million for cancer research was passed last week.
Eight students that reside in Queens have been accepted to the selective and prestigious United States service academies, according to U.S. Rep.