Mar 14, 2013 Press Release
In light of recent comments attacking the need for certain categories of family immigration visas, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) signed a letter of concern to the bipartisan “Gang of Eight” and Senate Leadership urging them to preserve family-sponsored immigration to the United States.
Mar 4, 2013 Press Release
Victim is Korean national of Chinese descent whose loved ones reside in China
Feb 27, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) today spoke on the House floor calling for the passage of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act. Below are her remarks.
Feb 22, 2013 Press Release
Just seven weeks since she was sworn-in to Congress, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) has already been appointed to a key position on a House subcommittee.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bill expected to be debated on the floor of the House of Representatives Wednesday seeks to put houses of worship—many of which were damaged by Superstorm Sandy but went on to serve ravaged coastal communities—on a level playing field with other non-profit organizations seeking disaster assistance.
Congressmembers send letter calling on agency to reconsider new flight patterns that negatively impact quality of life throughout the borough
Lawmakers demand he reconsider
Feb 7, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) today issued the following statement opposing the U.S. Postal Service’s plan to do away with Saturday mail delivery
Feb 6, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) today hailed the awarding of $5.4 billion in Hurricane Sandy aid, $3.5 billion (or 65 percent) of which will go to New York.
Feb 5, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) announced today that $2 billion from the Hurricane Sandy relief package is being made available to New York area transit systems that were hit hard during the storm.