Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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Jan 21 2015

Washington, DC – Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ01) released the following statement tonight on President Obama’s State of the Union address to a Joint Session of Congress:

Jan 14 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congressman Donald Norcross (D-NJ) was appointed to serve on another House Democratic Leadership Committee where he plans to bring forward the voice of South Jersey families and advance their agenda for jobs and middle class opportunities. Named to the new Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, Rep.

Jan 13 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Late yesterday, Congressman Donald Norcross voted to support the House passage of H.R. 203, the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans (SAV) Act. Named after a marine veteran who took his own life in 2011, this legislation seeks to end our nation’s growing veteran suicide epidemic that is estimated to claim 22 lives every day. 

Jan 9 2015

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Donald Norcross (D-NJ) has been selected to serve on the House Armed Services Committee for the 114th Congress. The House Armed Services Committee (HASC) is responsible for funding the Department of Defense and the United States Armed forces, having jurisdiction over military operations and defense policy.

Jan 5 2015

Washington, DC – Tomorrow, Rep. Donald Norcross (D-NJ) will take the oath of office as Congressman for the First Congressional District of New Jersey. The inauguration marks the beginning of the Congressman’s full term and follows his November 12, 2014 swearing in which he served the final two months of an unexpired term in the 113th Congress. Rep.

Dec 10 2014

Haddon Heights, NJ – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced that the U.S. Departments of Education and Health and Human Services have jointly awarded nearly $17.5 million to improve preschool programs throughout New Jersey.

Dec 2 2014

Today, Governor Chris Christie and the New Jersey Schools Development Association (SDA) announced a $50 million project to renovate Camden City High School and transform the facility into a state of the art learning environment. The announcement culminates years of advocacy by Congressman Donald Norcross, Mayor Dana Redd, and countless others.

Nov 18 2014

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Norcross was unanimously elected by the Democratic Caucus – along with Rep. Stacey Plaskett of the U.S. Virgin Islands – to represent the incoming freshman class for the 114th Congress. 

Nov 14 2014

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (D-NJ) voted to approve construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline, which will extend oil lines across the U.S.-Canadian border to refineries along the Gulf Coast.

Nov 12 2014
U.S. Representative Donald Norcross was sworn in as a Member of the United States House of Representatives by House Speaker John Boehner on November 12, 2014.