After Donovan advocacy, U.S. Department of Homeland Security allocates increased funds to strengthen New York City’s anti-terror and security preparedness capabilities; Grants support critical NYPD, FDNY, and NYC Emergency Management programs
Washington, DC – May 22, 2018….Following months of advocacy on behalf of New York City, Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today announced that New York was awarded hundreds of millions in federal funds through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s state and local preparedness grant programs for Fiscal Year 2018.
Roundtable to address deadly MS-13 gang violence and need to strengthen immigration vetting system and border security; During his 20 years as a prosecutor, Donovan successfully prosecuted dangerous criminal gang members
Washington, DC – May 22, 2018….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11), a member of the House Homeland Security Committee, today announced that he will join President Donald Trump on Long Island for a meeting on efforts to combat the deadly MS-13 gang and other violent criminal organizations. The event will take place at the Morrelly Homeland Security Center in Bethpage on Wednesday, May 23rd.
“This morning, our nation suffered yet another tragedy at a school. As a father, my heart goes out to the families affected by today’s violence. Schools are supposed to be safe, welcoming environments for students to learn and grow; instead, parents are concerned when they drop a son or daughter off in the morning.
“Congratulations to Gina Haspel on her confirmation to head the CIA. I’m glad the Senate approved this eminently qualified nominee to be the first woman to lead America’s intelligence efforts at such an important and historic juncture.”
Group fights against alarming rise of anti-Semitism and promotes mutual respect and tolerance
During National Police Week, Donovan reads names of NYPD officers who met their end of watch since Donovan entered Congress
Washington, DC – May 17, 2018….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today honored the memories and sacrifice of New York City police officers killed as a result of their duties. As part of National Police Week, Donovan read the names in the House of Representatives chamber of the men and women who passed since he entered Congress in May 2015.
Donovan, House Pass Series of Bills to Support Law Enforcement
Washington, DC—May 17, 2018....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) and the U.S.
Designation provides free access to federal government collections
Staten Island, NY – May 14, 2018….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today announced that, at his request, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) designated the College of Staten Island (CSI) as a Federal Depository Library (FDL). The GPO distributes physical and digital government documents to FDL’s nationwide for use by the public.
“Today the United States reaffirmed its commitment to Israel by following through on a pledge we made years ago as a nation. Jerusalem is the capital of Israel and moving our embassy there confirms this fact. I applaud President Trump for following through on yet another promise and taking much-needed action to support our closest ally in the region.”
Measure codifies 2016 Memorandum of Understanding to provide $3.3 billion in Foreign Military Financing per year
Washington, DC – May 9, 2018….Legislation cosponsored by Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11), the United States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act, today passed out of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
The legislation reaffirms the U.S. commitment to defending our most important regional ally. Specifically, the bill: