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.
“Women’s History month is a time to celebrate the successes of American women throughout our history and to honor the bold women pioneers who broke down many barriers.” You can view the rest of my statement by clicking the link below.
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U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) today issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s deadlock on President Obama’s executive actions on immigration:
Today, U.S. Reps. Grace Meng (D-NY), Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Nydia Velázquez (D-NY) issued the following joint statement in support of Macy’s workers seeking an a new contract:
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