“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:
“It’s a great day for our nation as we await the safe return of fellow U.S. citizens. President Trump and his administration continue to show how strong and effective leadership brings results. The release of three American hostages is another step forward in growing relations to bring stability and denuclearization to the region.
“Years of appeasement have emboldened the Iranian regime, but that ends today with President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran Nuclear Deal. I fully support the administration’s work to reassert American leadership and hold Iran – a state sponsor of terrorism – accountable.