Rep. Norcross is joined by New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) President Marie Blistan, organizer for the Healthy Schools Now campaign and N.J. Work Environment Council’s Heather Sorge and Delsea Regional High School Teacher Tina Dare for a virtual discussion on what school districts are doing and what teachers need to reopen safely, as well as the need for federal investments to make school facilities safe for educators, staff and students.
Norcross discusses Juneteenth with the National Museum of African American History & Culture Curator
Congressman Norcross discusses Juneteenth with Curator Mary Elliott from the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Mary Elliott has over 20 years of experience in researching & presenting African American history & culture. She helped research, conceptualize and design the “Slavery and Freedom” inaugural exhibition. She contributed to the exhibition script, consulted with expert scholars, and identified and secured collection donations including the antebellum slave cabin that will be featured in the museum. As we celebrate Juneteenth this year, Mary Elliot is here to educate us on its important meaning and history.
Rep. Norcross joined BBC Newshour's Julian Marshall to discuss police reform in the wake of George Floyd's death.
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U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross urges his colleagues to vote in favor of H.R. 397, the Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act. The Act – commonly called “The Butch Lewis Act” – addresses the nation’s worsening multiemployer pension crisis.
U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross and New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy led the New Jersey Congressional Delegation on a tour of New Jersey’s military installations. There were stops at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, the 177th Fighter Wing in Atlantic City, Picatinny Arsenal and Naval Weapons Station Earle.
U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross – a former minimum-wage worker and member of the House Committee on Education and Labor – calls on his colleagues in the House to pass the Raise the Wage Act, of which he is a lead sponsor. After more than 10 years without an increase in the federal minimum wage – the longest stretch in history – fulltime working Americans have been suffering. If the Raise the Wage Act becomes law, minimum-wage workers would see an increase to $15 an hour gradually by 2025.
Congressman Donald Norcross is committed to ensuring everyone has access to affordable care & to reining in the high price of prescription drugs during Health Care Weekend of Action. June 14-16, 2019.
U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) – a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee – attended a bipartisan Congressional Delegation to Normandy, France to mark the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Allied D-Day invasion. The delegation, led by Speaker Nancy Pelosi, took part in observances of the anniversary along with veterans and their families, active duty service members, government and military officials, and foreign dignitaries.
Congressman Donald Norcross discusses workers' rights with AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka at a hearing titled "The Protecting the Right to Organize Act: Deterring Unfair Labor Practices."