Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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Sep 24 2020
“As we continue to face both an economic crisis and a climate crisis, we must modernize our energy infrastructure to grow jobs and protect our environment."
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Sep 24 2020
“This bill provides students and workers all over the country the ability to pursue apprenticeship opportunities by strengthening the proven and successful models developed by the Registered Apprenticeship Program. Expanding access to apprenticeship opportunities will connect workers with stable, good-paying jobs and accelerate our economic recovery.”
Sep 18 2020
“America has lost perhaps the most revered, principled and visionary jurist in the history of our Supreme Court, Ruth Bader Ginsburg."
Sep 17 2020
“As an electrician, I know firsthand that education and job training is not one-size-fits-all. A registered apprenticeship program shaped my life – laying the foundation for me to go from construction work to Congress.”
Sep 14 2020
“I recently had the honor of joining U.S. Navy leadership and watching as 2,500 pounds of molten alloy was poured to create the first propulsor mold for the Columbia program, a program which will ensure our Navy remains unrivaled at sea."
Sep 11 2020
“Health care centers like CAMcare and Project HO.P.E. provide high-quality health care for our South Jersey residents who are most in need."
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Sep 10 2020
"Our first responders are more vital to us now than ever before, and this federal funding will help protect those who are keeping us safe through the pandemic."
Sep 4 2020
“This remarkable man, with South Jersey roots, understood the American workforce is our greatest asset.”
Sep 1 2020
“We are still in the midst of both a public health emergency and an economic crisis, and our local businesses urgently need relief."
Aug 26 2020
“The women of that time did not wait for change; they demanded it. Our right to vote is sacred, and we will not stop fighting until ALL eligible Americans are afforded the same right."

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In The News

Jan 31, 2020 In The News

New Jersey Globe. By David Wildstein

Rep. Donald Norcross (D-Camden)

"Today’s events are a solemn reminder of our duty as Americans to protect the great democracy that our founders built.

Jan 23, 2020 In The News

CBS Philly. By Cleve Bryan

New Jersey Congressman Donald Norcross is among those pushing for better security at religious sites like churches and synagogues. When Joan Kaplon takes her granddaughter to preschool at the Katz Jewish Community Center in Cherry Hill, she can’t help but worry for her safety.

Jan 8, 2020 In The News

WPG Talk Radio. By Dan Alexander

Most in New Jersey's congressional delegation temporarily tempered their criticism of President Donald Trump and offered support for U.S. troops apparently targeted by Iran in a missile attack by Iran on Tuesday night.

Nov 12, 2019 In The News

New Jersey Globe. By David Wildstein

Rep. Donald Norcross (D-Camden) told the New Jersey Legislature that he opposed a bill to delay planned minimum wage increases, calling the premise of the proposal “illogical.”

Nov 7, 2019 In The News

Courier-Post. By Phaedra Trethan

...The BRAVE Act — Bringing Registered Apprenticeships to Veterans Education — will be introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives next week, said Norcross, a former electrician and vocal proponent of skilled trades training.

Nov 4, 2019 In The News

Courier Post. By Phaedra Trethan

"Cobblestones are the original speed bumps," joked U.S. Rep. Donald Norcross, "brought over from the Old Country."

Oct 31, 2019 In The News

NJBiz. By NJBiz Staff

On Wednesday, an amendment by U.S. Rep. Donald Norcross, D-1st District, to the College Affordability Act to expand child care services for parents enrolled in college was approved by the House Education and Labor Committee.

Oct 21, 2019 In The News

NJ Spotlight. By John Reitmeyer

Undertaking a major rewrite of the Higher Education Act is one way to address concerns about college affordability and student debt, according to a group of federal lawmakers that includes a congressman from South Jersey.

Sep 18, 2019 In The News

Burlington County Times. By David Levinsky

New Jersey Democrats Donald Norcross and Andy Kim were tapped to join a conference of lawmakers from the U.S. House and Senate that will seek to negotiate a new defense policy bill.

Sep 4, 2019 In The News

New Jersey Globe. By Nikita Biryukov

Though New Jersey avoided losing any projects as part of President Donald Trump’s plan to divert cash from military installations to fund a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico, New Jersey’s members on the House Armed Services Committee aren’t pleased with the move.

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