Nationwide contest open to all high school students; winning artwork to be displayed in U.S. Capitol
Staten Island, NY—April 3, 2017....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today announced that his office is accepting submissions for the 2017 Congressional Art Competition. Open to high school students around the country, the competition is an opportunity for Staten Island and South Brooklyn students to showcase their artistic talents.
Bill allows small businesses to band together when negotiating for employee insurance policies
Washington, DC – March 22, 2017….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today voted in support of the Small Business Health Fairness Act, which passed the House of Representatives by a 236-175 margin. The bill allows small businesses to join together through association health plans, granting them greater ability to negotiate for lower health care costs for their employees.
Fentanyl, 50 times more powerful than heroin, responsible for massive spike in opioid overdose deaths
Comprehensive legislation focuses on saving lives by dismantling fentanyl drug networks
New York-specific Medicaid amendment among key reasons for decision
Donovan: “Recognizing that the status quo is failing isn’t, on its own, a compelling reason to vote ‘yes’ on the current replacement plan”
Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) released the following statement in response to President Trump’s budget document:
Local healthcare stakeholders join Donovan to discuss health reform legislation
Staten Island, NY—March 15, 2017…. Continuing his commitment to supporting policies that provide quality and affordable healthcare, Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) gathered local healthcare stakeholders, including representatives from hospitals, community health centers, and private practices, for a roundtable discussion at his Staten Island District Office.
We didn’t think we agreed on undocumented immigration. We were wrong.
By Dan Donovan and Cesar Vargas
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY-12) and Congressman Daniel M. Donovan, Jr.
Bi-partisan legislation extends stamp program focused on providing funds to protect endangered wildlife
Washington, DC—March 10, 2017.... Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) helped advance the protection of endangered animals by introducing the Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp Reauthorization Act.
“This executive order’s rollout seems smoother and more controlled than the first rollout. The Administration has rightly made adjustments to exempt lawful permanent residents and current visa holders, eliminated the indefinite ban for Syrian refugees, and provided adequate lead time to prepare the agents who will execute the order.