Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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News Releases

Jul 8 2015
“It’s right for the environment, it’s right for the economy, and most importantly, it’s right for the health of the people of New Jersey.”

Washington, DC - Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) Tuesday continued his fight to fund programs that clean up toxic sites across South Jersey and protect the health of constituents from potential health hazards.

Jul 7 2015
New Citizen: “My Heart is Shaking I’m So Excited."

On board the Battleship New Jersey, Camden, NJ- Under gray skies, spirits were bright this Independence Day as 45 new Americans took the Oath of Allegiance, officially becoming U.S. Citizens.

Jul 1 2015

N.J. – U.S. Senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker, Representative Donald Norcross and Camden Mayor Dana Redd today applauded nearly $2 million from the U.S. Department of Labor to fund a demonstration project focused on providing young people in Camden with occupational and basic skills training, financial literacy and career awareness as well as links to real work experiences.

Jun 26 2015

Washington, DC –  Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) issued the following statement today in reaction to today’s Supreme Court decision in which the Court affirmed that the Constitution guarantees a nationwide right to same-sex marriage.  

Jun 25 2015

Washington, DC –  Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) issued the following statement today in reaction to Supreme Court’s King v. Burwell decision in which the Court upheld a critical component of the Affordable Care Act.  

Jun 25 2015

Cherry Hill, NJ – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross urged Governor Chris Christie to issue a disaster declaration for Camden and Gloucester Counties following the severe weather storm that ripped through South Jersey Tuesday evening.

Jun 24 2015

Cherry Hill, NJ – As efforts to restore power throughout South Jersey continue, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) urged his former colleagues in the New Jersey Legislature to approve a resolution he championed last fall establishing October as “Lineman Appreciation Month.” Norcross sponsored the resolution in honor of the men and women who work tirelessly to provide safe and reliable utility

Jun 23 2015

Cherry Hill, NJ – Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced today that the Volunteers of America-Delaware Valley, Inc. (VOA) received a $150,000 federal grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to provide homeless veterans with job training so they may successfully transition into sustainable housing and quality employment. 

Jun 22 2015

Cherry Hill, NJ – Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced today the Camden Redevelopment Agency was selected for two federal grants totaling $944,710 to clean up and redevelop contaminated properties in Camden City. 

Jun 12 2015

Washington, DC – Citing his commitment to job growth, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) railed against legislation that would fast-track a major international trade deal and limit Congress’ input on future measures impacting American jobs.