Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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Apr 28 2017

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) issued the following statement on the Administration’s tax reform outline:

“It’s no secret that we need tax reform. However, any tax reform plan needs to benefit working families and those who need tax relief the most, rather than solely benefiting special and corporate interests.

Apr 27 2017

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01), a member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, led a letter to newly-confirmed U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta asking about his plans for the Wage and Hour Division of the Department of Labor.

Apr 26 2017

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01), member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, along with more than 130 Members of Congress, today sent a letter today to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos urging her to reverse a

Apr 25 2017

CHERRY HILL, NJ – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced that the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers was awarded an $824,110 Accountable Health Communities grant from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Apr 24 2017

CHERRY HILL, NJ – Today, as reports surface that an Executive Order is in the works to review the locations available for offshore oil and gas exploration, Congressmen Donald Norcross (NJ-01) urges the Administration to keep in place the Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program of 201

Apr 21 2017

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressmen Donald Norcross (NJ-01), a member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, issued the following statement on Camden’s 3.7% increase in employment throughout the past year.

Apr 20 2017

MADISON, WI – U.S. Reps. Donald Norcross (D-NJ), Mark Pocan (WI-02), Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA) and Debbie Dingell (D-MI) held a “Future of Work, Wages, and Labor” discussion at the UW-Madison with academic professionals, policy makers, and labor representatives from around the country. This was the first Wisconsin event, hosted by Rep.

Apr 18 2017

CAMDEN, NJ – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) joined advocates, leaders and community members in Camden to march against gun violence. Last year, our nation logged a record number of mass shootings, more than one a day and since the Sandy Hook massacre in 2012, more than 220 shootings have taken place on school campuses.

Apr 7 2017

CHERRY HILL, NJ – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) and Dr. Christopher Rodriguez, Director of the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness, stressed the importance of security enhancement funding for religious organizations and non-profit agencies at a community meeting.

Apr 7 2017

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01), member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement about the U.S. strikes against the Syrian government:


In The News

Apr 22, 2017 In The News By: Rebecca Everett
April 22, 2017

CAMDEN — The City of Camden has found itself near the top of some undesirable lists over the years, including most dangerous cities.

But this week, the Camden metropolitan area was recognized for being at the top of a much more positive data set: It had the highest percent increase of jobs over the course of a year.

Apr 19, 2017 In The News

The Asbury Park Press. By: Nicholas Pugliese
April 18, 2017

The roughly 44,000 members of the military who live and work at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in Burlington County, as well as some of the more than 400,000 veterans who live in New Jersey, could have an easier time accessing private-sector specialty medical services under a new program announced Tuesday.

Apr 19, 2017 In The News

The Observer. By:JT Aregood
April 17, 2017

MAPLE SHADE — South Jersey residents at a town hall held by Rep. Donald Norcross on Monday were eager to hear how the congressman would defend the Affordable Care Act in the face of Republican efforts to repeal and replace the law.

Oct 13, 2015 In The News

An aggressive phone scam targeting New Jersey is caught on video. NBC10’s Mitch Blacher reports with the warning New Jersey residents need to know if they receive a phone call similar to the one caught on video.

See the video here.

Oct 2, 2015 In The News

October 02, 2015 at 12:01 PM

WASHINGTON — All six U.S. House Democrats in New Jersey's congressional delegation called for legislation that can "protect innocent lives while safeguarding the rights of law-abiding gun owners."

Oct 1, 2015 In The News

When there’s a prayer, there’s a way.

Sewell resident Grace Bobby, group leader for the South Jersey chapter of America Needs Fatima, was hoping to lead a rosary rally to the Sept. 23 canonization of Junipero Serra in Washington D.C., led by Pope Francis.

Sep 30, 2015 In The News

September 30, 2015 at 5:55 PM

The Pentagon could not close any military bases nor retire the KC-10 aircraft now housed at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst under legislation heading to the U.S. House and Senate floor.

Sep 21, 2015 In The News

A new grant awarded by the Department of Justice was awarded to Camden County and Wildwood on Monday.