Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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National Security

We must do everything we can to ensure service members, veterans and their families are cared for in return for their service to our country. Proper defense budgeting ensures our soldiers are best equipped to get the job done. Maintaining the readiness of our military also upholds our nation’s commitment to respond to security conflicts. Supporting South Jersey’s Joint Base McGuire–Dix–Lakehurst not only supports our national defense system, but employs 44,000 civilians and military personnel.

I also have a personal commitment to the unbreakable bond between the United States and Israel, our strongest ally and the only true democracy in the Middle East. I am proud to serve on the Armed Services Committee as I learn about and debate the foreign and domestic threats to our nation.

More on National Security

Mar 24 2017
News Release

Washington, DC–As Republicans in Congress debated changes to their health care bill, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) today led a group of Representatives petitioning President Donald Trump to reverse provisions that would threaten coverage for drug addiction treatment.

Mar 21 2017
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WASHINGTON, D.C.–After more than a year fighting for greater security funding for South Jersey religious and community centers, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) is applauding the State’s decision today to provide new Security Enhancements Countering Unmitigated Risk in New Jersey (SECUR-NJ) grants to local non-profit agencies and religious organizations.

Mar 6 2017
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross released the following statement in reaction to President Donald Trump’s second attempt to ban Muslims and refugees.

"President Trump's new travel ban is a distinction without much of a difference. His executive order still blocks Syrian children, Iranian doctors and even Iraqis who helped our troops now seeking to come here as refugees. The president is more focused on saving this failed policy than taking the advice of our military and intelligence experts to help keep our country safe."

Mar 2 2017
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to new revelations that Attorney General Jeff Sessions communicated with Russian diplomats at the GOP Convention, then possibly perjured himself in his Senate testimony, Congressman Donald Norcross is calling on President Trump to ask for the attorney general’s resignation.

Feb 27 2017
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to a bomb threat made against the Katz Jewish Community Center in Chery Hill, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) is requesting federal security funding to protect South Jersey’s Jewish communities.

Feb 24 2017
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Donald Norcross traveled with a bipartisan congressional delegation to Munich, Afghanistan and Iraq to meet with world leaders and visit New Jersey troops serving on the front lines.

Feb 22 2017
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Donald Norcross is asking the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Justice to address recent bomb threats to Jewish Community Centers across the country.

Feb 13 2017
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) is calling on President Donald Trump to suspend National Security Advisor Michael Flynn and end his security clearance. The call follows reports Flynn may have made a secret deal with Russia’s ambassador, before President Trump took office.
 

Feb 8 2017
News Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) has been appointed to serve on two House Armed Services subcommittees with jurisdiction over the Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and our nation’s nuclear weapons.