Donovan bills support vehicular anti-terror and first responder preparedness efforts; Legislation makes U.S. safer by enhancing the nation’s ability to prevent, prepare for, and respond to terror attacks
Washington, DC—June 19, 2018….The U.S. House of Representatives today passed two homeland security bills sponsored by Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11).
Legislation will require the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to alert veterans of and hold public forums related to planned service changes or closures at VA Medical Centers; Bill idea emerged following roundtable discussions between Donovan and Staten Island and Brooklyn Veterans
Washington, DC—June 19, 2018….Continuing his work to support those who have defended our freedom, Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today introduced the Veterans Awareness (VA) Act to improve accountability and transparency at VA medical centers.
Congressman Donovan released the following statement on the Inspector General’s report findings, which highlighted misconduct at the highest levels of the FBI, including a deep anti-Trump sentiment held by FBI Agent Peter Strzok who was involved in both the Clinton email and Russia investigations.
Comprehensive package of legislation focuses on treatment and recovery, prevention, protecting communities, and fighting fentanyl; More than 100 Americans die each day from opioid overdoses
Washington, DC—June 14, 2018....Continuing his work to combat the opioid crisis ravaging communities across the nation, Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) and the U.S. House of Representatives this week voted to pass 35 bills to strengthen prevention, treatment, and enforcement efforts.
Legislation prohibits importation and interstate sale of lifelike dolls that promote the exploitation of innocent children; There are currently no laws in the U.S. to prevent proliferation of disturbing child sex dolls
Washington, DC—June 13, 2018….Today, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed Congressman Dan Donovan’s legislation to help better protect innocent children from predators. The bipartisan Curbing Realistic Exploitative Electronic Pedophilic Robots (CREEPER) Act will ban the importation and transportation of child sex dolls.
“The historic summit we saw last night solidifies that strong leadership surpasses strategic patience. The objectives laid out, including total denuclearization and sanctions remaining in place until nukes are removed, will promote stability and increased global security.
“Strong U.S. leadership has delivered a historic opportunity for talks that could bring peace and stability to the Korean peninsula.
Legislation increases Corps funding by $451 million; Army Corps currently in design phase of crucial Staten Island seawall
Washington, DC – June 8, 2018….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) this week voted to pass two bills – the Water Resources Development Act and the Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act – to increase funding for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Rescissions package originally included $107 million cut to post-Sandy Bluebelt funding; Donovan intervened with House leadership to explain importance of Bluebelt and the cut was removed from the bill
Washington, DC – June 8, 2018….After Congressman Dan Donovan’s (NY-11) personal intervention, critical funding for Staten Island’s Bluebelt stormwater drainage system was saved from cuts as part of the U.S. House of Representatives’ $15-billion “rescissions package” that passed last night.
“Opioid abuse knows no boundaries. There is no state, community, or family that hasn’t been touched by this scourge – and President Trump has made it a priority to tackle this crisis on all fronts.