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Congresswoman Grace Meng

Representing the 6th District of New York

Press Releases

Jan 25, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY), a member of the House Appropriations Committee, issued the following statement on the tentative three week spending bill.
 
Jan 15, 2019 Press Release
Congresswoman has led the fight against the question
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY) today hailed the decision by a federal court to block the Trump administration’s plan to include a citizenship question on the 2020 decennial census.
 
Jan 10, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY) announced today that she will be introducing legislation that seeks to stop President Trump from declaring a national emergency so that he can build his border wall.
 
Jan 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-New York) issued the following statement after President Donald J. Trump’s address to the American people about his proposed border wall along the southern border of the United States.

Jan 3, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman vows to continue fighting for Queens and the nation; calls for end to government shutdown

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY) was today sworn into her fourth term in the United States House of Representatives.

Dec 22, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY) issued the following statement today on President Trump’s inability to fund the federal government and avert a partial government shutdown.
 
Dec 21, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman, whose efforts led to the agency making these items available to incarcerated women, sends letter to Acting Director Hugh Hurwitz; letter comes as President Trump signs criminal justice reform bill that will provide tampons and sanitary napkins to female prisoners
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY) today sent a letter to Hugh Hurwitz, the Acting Director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), calling on him to issue guidance on his agency’s distribution of feminine hygiene products to incarcerated women.
 
Dec 7, 2018 Press Release
Proposed rule is a blatant and ugly attempt to restrict legal immigration

Washington, D.C.— Today, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng(D-Queens) responded to the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) request for public comments on its new proposed regulation seeking to punish immigrants who lawfully use public benefits. 

Dec 4, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) sent a letter to U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen calling for her agency to withdraw its proposed public charge rule for non-compliance with federal law. Under federal law, agencies are required to provide public justifications for any newly proposed policy that would harm families.

Dec 3, 2018 Press Release
Staffer also served as a Queens civic leader
QUEENS, NY – Today, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) sadly announced the death of Don Capalbi, her longtime staff member who also served as a Queens civic leader.
 

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