Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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News Releases

Jun 2 2015

Cherry Hill, NJ – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed a $14 million cleanup plan to remediate contaminated soil from approximately 33 residential properties at the Sherwin-Williams/Hilliards Creek Superfund site spanning parts of Gibbsboro and Voorhees.

May 29 2015

Cherry Hill, NJ – Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) was named 2015 Medicare Advantage Champion by the Coalition for Medicare Choices.

May 27 2015

Cherry Hill, NJ - Today, Congressman Donald Norcross announced that Haddon Township fire department has been awarded a $325,905 grant from the federal government to purchase new equipment to improve their emergency response and save lives. Congressman Norcross advocated in support of the grant as early as December of last year. 

May 27 2015

Cherry Hill, NJ – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced that CAMcare Health Corporation was awarded a $2,002,760 grant from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). The funding comes as the second installment of an overall $3.4 million in federal grant assistance this year. 

May 22 2015

Washington, DC– Today, in honor of Memorial Day and in tribute to our fallen heroes, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) introduced the Dignity for America’s Military Families Act, which fixes an oversight in current law and allows veterans and their loved ones to be buried together in a place of their choice. 

May 21 2015

Washington, DC – Today, as part of a series of actions taken by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) in the wake of last week’s derailment of Amtrak Train #188, the FRA issued an Emergency Order to assist in controlling passenger train speeds. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) issued the following statement in support of this action by the FRA:

May 20 2015

Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Donald Norcross (NJ-01) will welcome Kaysie Getty from Blackwood, New Jersey for the 4th Annual “Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day.” Hosted by the Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth, Ms. Getty will join more than 60 foster youth and alumni from across the country to visit Washington and join their representatives for a behind-the-scenes look at Congress. 

May 19 2015

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross voted in support of H.R. 2353, providing a two-month extension to our nation’s Highway Trust Fund. Congress faced a May 31st deadline to reauthorize the measure before funding for thousands of transportation infrastructure projects would run dry. 

May 18 2015

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) issued the below statement following President Obama's visit to Camden, New Jersey. The President's visit focused on the innovative steps the city has taken to create economic opportunity, help police do their jobs more safely, and reduce crime in the process.