Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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Environment

We have a responsibility to future generations to leave behind an earth and environment that is clean and sustainable. This responsibility also presents opportunities to create jobs and grow our economy by inventing, manufacturing and installing clean energy technology and other sustainable solutions here in America. Environmentally sustainable policies and investments in renewable energy will reduce America’s dependence on fossil fuels and foreign oil, and help address climate change.

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Dec 20 2021
In The News

Congressman Donald Norcross, who has been a strong proponent of New Jersey’s burgeoning offshore wind industry, welcomed the news of the MOU and applauded the impact it will have on the South Jersey’s economy.

Nov 19 2021
News Release
“This historic legislation puts workers and their families first. It was workers who kept us running through the pandemic – from staffing emergency rooms to stocking grocery store shelves – and it is working people who will pull us forward. But despite America’s dependence on hard-working families- they have gotten a raw deal for far too long."
Nov 15 2021
News Release
“The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is going to help rebuild America and will create millions of good-paying jobs."
Nov 8 2021
In The News

“Thanks to the collaborative work by the community and every level of government, (Camden) residents are reconnected with the waterfront through this remarkable park," said U.S. Rep. Donald Norcross, who played a pivotal role in securing state DEP and federal EPA funds for the cleanup, as a state Senator and in Congress, respectively.

Nov 5 2021
News Release
“The best social program is a good-paying job, and today the Democratic majority in the House voted to make historic and long-overdue investments in infrastructure that will create millions of jobs for hardworking families."
Oct 28 2021
News Release
“The development of new materials and methods for cold-weather construction is essential for our national security and will be broadly applicable as we continue our work to address climate change. I am proud that the next generation of engineers are playing a key role in these vital research programs right here in New Jersey.”
Sep 9 2021
News Release
"This bill also provides much needed investment for domestic manufacturing and for first responders, like firefighters, who often find themselves on the frontline of the climate crisis.”
Aug 23 2021
News Release
“The work being done at the Paulsboro Port will enable America’s clean energy future to be built right here in South Jersey, and I thank Majority Leader Hoyer for joining us here today, recognizing our area is becoming one of the premier wind energy hubs in the nation."
Jul 29 2021
News Release
“This bill tackles three of my top priorities, creating jobs, expanding opportunity and support for working families. Several key provisions were in today’s package that will benefit South Jersey families, including funding to combat hunger, investment in wind energy and clean drinking water and support for our workers."
Jul 1 2021
News Release
“It is past time to bring our nation’s infrastructure into the modern era. This INVEST in America Act does this while also creating job opportunities for local workers and keeping our communities safe."