Staten Island, NY – October 29, 2017….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) hosted a roundtable discussion this morning with FEMA Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation Roy Wright, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers New York District Commander Col. Thomas D. Asbery, and other officials to collaborate on the planned seawall for Staten Island’s east shore.
Congressman Donovan released the below statement following President Trump’s formal declaration that the opioid epidemic is a national emergency. Donovan was at the White House during the announcement:
“I stand with the majority of my colleagues in New York’s Republican delegation in opposing the budget because it calls for the elimination of the state and local tax deduction.
Staten Island, NY – October 24, 2017….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today called on the City of New York to adjust its sanctuary policies to comply with federal law instead of risking the loss of Department of Justice (DOJ) grants.
Staten Island, NY – October 24, 2017….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today announced location changes for his upcoming ‘Coffee with Your Congressman’ events throughout Staten Island and South Brooklyn.
Staten Island, NY – October 20, 2017….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) will travel to Puerto Rico on Saturday, October 21 to review the response to Hurricane Maria. Donovan will be joined by several other Members of Congress on a bipartisan delegation to the storm-ravaged island.
Today, activists called on the NYPD to eliminate its database of known gang members. Last month, with support from Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11), the U.S.
“Government’s most fundamental responsibility is protecting the country from attack. The President has sought travel restrictions from countries that are hostile to the United States or havens for terrorists, and the law grants him broad authority to institute such restrictions.
“Years of appeasement have emboldened the Iranian regime, which continues to pursue the use of ballistic missiles, support terrorists, and carry out horrific human rights violations. Today, President Trump made it clear that the U.S. will no longer tolerate these aggressive actions.