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Congressman Dan Donovan

Representing the 11th District of New York

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December 30, 2015 Press Release

Staten Island, NY—December 30, 2015….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today voiced strong opposition to the Obama administration’s pledge to protect Iranian business interests by waiving Congressionally-mandated travel visa restrictions.

December 18, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—December 18, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today joined a majority in the House of Representatives to vote for a permanent reauthorization of the World Trade Center Health Program. The measure, which also includes a five-year, $4.6 billion extension of the Victim Compensation Fund, was part of a larger year-end spending package.

December 18, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—December 18, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today joined the House of Representatives in passing the “omnibus” appropriations package by a margin of 316-113. It funds government operations through September 30, 2016 in line with the spending caps set in the October budget agreement.

December 16, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—December 15, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today announced that the year-end spending bill, known as the “omnibus,” includes a permanent extension of the Zadroga Act. The bill language, which became public moments ago, provides $3.5 billion for the World Trade Center Health Program, the level which WTC Health Program Administrator Dr.

December 16, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—December 16, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today joined his colleagues in passing the Combat Terrorist Use of Social Media Act.

December 16, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—December 16, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today announced that the House of Representatives passed the Strengthening Cybersecurity Information Sharing and Coordination in Our Ports Act, which includes a Donovan amendment empowering the U.S. Coast Guard to implement cyber standards to safeguard American ports.

December 11, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—December 11, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today applauded final approval of the Every Student Succeeds Act after President Obama signed it into law. The measure ends the era of federally-mandated high-stakes testing and prohibits the Secretary of Education from forcing states into adopting Common Core.

December 10, 2015 Press Release

“Speaker Ryan told me this morning that the Zadroga Act, which funds health screenings and treatments for 9/11 first responders, is in the large spending bill that will pass next week.

December 9, 2015 Press Release

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December 7, 2015 Press Release

Brooklyn, NY—December 7, 2015....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11), Council Member Vincent Gentile, and dozens of first responders and union leaders today rallied in support of a permanent Zadroga Act extension.

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