Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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May 22 2019
News Release
"While mental health parity is rightfully the law of the land, our enforcement mechanisms are severely lacking. Insurance companies can get away with not following parity laws, even though lives are on the line. We can and must do more."
Apr 25 2019
News Release
"The Center for Family Services and its AmeriCorps programs provide opportunities for individuals to give back to the world around them and help their neighbors. Thanks to these grants, our streets will be cleaner, our roads will be safer and our economy will continue to grow."
Feb 21 2019
News Release
"Community health centers play an important role in ensuring there’s access for all. Plus, centers like Project H.O.P.E. are helping the ever-increasing number of our neighbors struggling with the disease of addiction."
Feb 8 2019
News Release
"Just like so many of our friends and family members, tens of thousands of veterans are unfortunately battling addiction and they certainly deserve access to the care they need and have earned."
Jan 9 2019
News Release
“We took positive steps in the last Congress to help our friends and neighbors. Now, we need to build upon those successes and vote to increase mental health and addiction funding because one preventable death is too many.”
Nov 30 2018
News Release
"I’m proud to have supported this grant that will help change lives in South Jersey."
Oct 24 2018
News Release
“I fought to have job training included in the recovery process, and now we’ll be investing in our friends, neighbors, sons and daughters when they need us most, and our economy will be stronger as a result.”
Oct 9 2018
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"We’re taking positive steps forward with this new designation for Atlantic City and by passing a large, bipartisan package to curb the opioid epidemic, which included provisions from my Jobs Plus Recovery Act."
Sep 28 2018
News Release
"I fought to have job training included in the recovery process, and now we’ll be investing in our friends, neighbors, sons and daughters when they need us most, and our economy will be stronger as a result."
May 23 2018
News Release
“During National Foster Care Month, I call on my colleagues to join me in listening to the strong voices of people like Eliana and vowing to improve our system for the betterment of our future generations.”