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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Sep 17, 2014 Press Release
Congresswoman scores a 100 on National Hispanic Leadership Agenda’s scorecard.
Sep 16, 2014 Press Release
Congresswoman’s measure would study viability of making spots associated with Flushing Remonstrance part of nation’s park system
Sep 12, 2014 Press Release
Change would mitigate excessive airplane noise that continues to negatively impact communities
Congresswoman’s legislation aims to stop scammers and unscrupulous telemarketers from ripping people off through caller ID scheme known as spoofing
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.
In The News
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.