Congressman Dan Donovan released the following statement on President Trump signing the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act into law. Donovan supported and helped pass the bill in the House earlier this week:
Washington, DC – May 22, 2018….Following months of advocacy on behalf of New York City, Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) today announced that New York was awarded hundreds of millions in federal funds through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s state and local preparedness grant programs for Fiscal Year 2018.
Washington, DC – May 22, 2018….Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11), a member of the House Homeland Security Committee, today announced that he will join President Donald Trump on Long Island for a meeting on efforts to combat the deadly MS-13 gang and other violent criminal organizations. The event will take place at the Morrelly Homeland Security Center in Bethpage on Wednesday, May 23rd.
“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.”
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.
Washington, DC—May 17, 2018....Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) and the U.S.
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.”
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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.
Daniel Donovan has only been a member of Congress for about eight months, but they’ve been a busy eight months.
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.
On Dec. 7, Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) issued a statement in response to President Obama’s Oval Office speech Sunday evening. In his address, the President confronted the issue of ISIS and radical Islamic terrorism.
From Dyker Heights to Park Slope, owners of small businesses all over Brooklyn are saying that they’re shelling out so much money for health insurance these days, it’s making them sick.
And they’re blaming the Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as Obamacare.
On Tuesday, with Congress poised to approve the most comprehensive transportation bill in years, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s senior legislative adviser in Washington, D.C., sent out an internal memo declaring the pending legislation a victory for New York City.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The city is set to receive more ferry money through a federal transit bill that would restructure how funding is allotted to the nation's public ferry systems.
In a letter that paid tribute to the sacrifice of a woman who spent weeks after the Sept. 11 attack rescuing pets from lower Manhattan apartments and who died of cancer earlier this month, U.S. Rep. Dan Donovan has written to each of his 434 House colleagues to urge them to approve a permanent extension of the World Trade Center Health Program.
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STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- In light of last week's terrorist attacks in France, Rep. Daniel Donovan is joining his party in Congress in trying to press pause on President Obama's plan to let 10,000 Syrian refugees into the United States while security protocols are vetted.