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Congressman Dan Donovan

Representing the 11th District of New York



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June 20, 2018 Press Release

“The President has just taken action to address the issue of family separations – a practice that has previously been used for years at the border. Now, Congress must work to fully tackle our broken immigration policies.

June 19, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC—June 19, 2018….The U.S. House of Representatives today passed two homeland security bills sponsored by Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11).

June 19, 2018 Press Release

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.

June 15, 2018 Press Release

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.    

June 14, 2018 Press Release

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.

June 13, 2018 Press Release

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.

June 12, 2018 Press Release

“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.

June 11, 2018 Press Release

“Strong U.S. leadership has delivered a historic opportunity for talks that could bring peace and stability to the Korean peninsula.

June 8, 2018 Press Release

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.

June 8, 2018 Press Release

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.


In The News

February 9, 2016 In The News

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Rep. Daniel Donovan voted along with the House Tuesday to designate the 9/11 Memorial a national memorial, opening up the potential for federal funding.

February 8, 2016 In The News

Congressman Dan Donovan met with leaders of Brooklyn’s Orthodox Jewish community Sunday morning for an update on his first nine months in office.

The meeting was hosted by Flatbush Jewish Community Coalition and FJCC executive board member Alan Esses, a longtime leader of the Flatbush Hatzoloh and Sephardic Bikur Cholim organizations.

February 2, 2016 In The News

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Amid the World Health Organization declaring a global emergency over an outbreak of the Zika virus in Latin America, Rep. Daniel Donovan has asked the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to lay out its plan for addressing the outbreak.

January 25, 2016 In The News

Deputy U.S. Marshal Patrick Lin received a Purple Heart back in 2014 for his heroics in confronting an armed and dangerous child molestation suspect in a Greenwich Village smoke shop. On Friday, he learned that the federal government isn’t quite finished saluting him yet.

January 22, 2016 In The News

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- This upcoming October marks four years since Hurricane Sandy destroyed homes, parks and playgrounds across Staten Island.

More than $1 million of federal funding from FEMA, through the Public Assistance program, will be used in an effort to repair some of the borough's parks and playgrounds.

January 12, 2016 In The News

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Responding to President Obama's final State of the Union address on Tuesday night, Rep. Daniel Donovan criticized the president for high taxes, big government and downplaying the severity of terrorist threats.

January 11, 2016 In The News

On January 7, Congressman Dan Donovan voted to pass the SCRUB Act, which would curb unnecessary regulations by creating a bipartisan commission to review the Code of Federal Regulations, and suggest repeals.

January 11, 2016 In The News

U.S. Rep. Dan Donovan, who sided with his fellow Republicans in the House majority in voting to repeal major components of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on Jan. 6, said he voted the way he did because the landmark law is burdening American families with high health insurance premiums and stifling economic growth.

December 31, 2015 In The News

Daniel Donovan has only been a member of Congress for about eight months, but they’ve been a busy eight months.

December 21, 2015 In The News

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Staten Island students have an opportunity to show off their tech chops in an app development competition hosted by Rep. Daniel Donovan.

Middle school and high school students can submit apps to the congressman's competition and be scored by a three-judge panel with the winner's work being displayed in the U.S. Capitol building for a year.