Transcript from Congressman Dan Donovan’s Zadroga Act Speech on the House Floor
November 4, 2015
"Paul Ryan is tremendously well-respected on both sides of the aisle, and I think he has the skills to make an effective speaker.
“Today, we remember the friends and neighbors who were lost three years ago. We also contemplate the lives that were torn apart, and how work has progressed to put them back together.
Deal reduces the deficit, averts government default, and fixes loophole that would have resulted in drastic Medicare premium increases for vulnerable seniors
Washington, DC—October 28, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today voted to support a two-year bipartisan budget agreement. Among other provisions, the legislation maintains the budget trajectory set by the 2011 Budget Control Act to realize $2 trillion in savings by 2021.
Obama vetoed bill to raise troop salaries, establish new military retirement system, and fund operations against ISIS
After soliciting FEMA stories from constituents, Donovan shares their experiences with Fugate
Donovan calls on Kerry to Reinforce American Support for Israel
Washington, DC—October 21, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today called on Secretary of State John Kerry to convey America’s full-throated support of Israel during meetings with Prime Minister Netanyahu this week. In a letter to the Secretary, Donovan further asserted that U.S.
Securing the Cities Act makes permanent a program to provide training and nuclear/radiological detection equipment to NYPD
Statement from Congressman Dan Donovan on Murder of New York City Police Officer Randolph Holder
October 21, 2015
Robert Serra helped dig through rubble at Ground Zero, now relies on medical benefits from the Zadroga Act to treat his health conditions
Staten Island, NY—October 13, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today spoke with retired firefighter Robert Serra about Serra’s heroism in the aftermath of the 2001 terror attacks. Serra rushed to lower Manhattan on September 11, the morning after serving his last day at the Fire Academy.