Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

Newsroom & Media Center

Mar 14 2020
“The coronavirus not only threatens our health as Americans, it also threatens the economic security of workers and families."
Mar 11 2020
“We must ensure our servicemembers have the heavy lift capabilities that they require – and the Chinook is a key factor."
Mar 10 2020
“The Department of Labor’s final IRAP rule continues to advance an untested apprenticeship model, but recognizes the construction industry as the ‘gold standard’ of the Registered Apprenticeship Program."
Mar 6 2020
“I am closely monitoring the presumptive positive case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Camden County, and I am continuing to work with federal, state and local officials and health care organizations to ensure they have the all the information and resources necessary to protect our communities."
Mar 4 2020
“We need a fully-funded, coordinated response to keep our communities safe. That’s why I voted to approve funds to fully address this public health emergency and protect the American people.”
Mar 4 2020
“My top priorities in Congress have always been jobs, education, and security, and all three are addressed in the Rebuild America’s Schools Act. Investing in our nation’s public schools will create good-paying jobs, improve educational outcomes, and ensure that students learn in state-of-the-art buildings that are safe and secure.”
Issues:
Feb 12 2020
“While South Jersey is included in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington metropolitan statistical area, we do not receive any of the funding from UASI. That’s not right.”
Feb 12 2020
“Military families face unique challenges during their service to our nation, and unfortunately deployments and frequent moves can often lead to financial insecurity.”
Feb 7 2020

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) – a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 351 – voted yes today to pass the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act, in which he is an original co-sponsor.

Feb 3 2020
“The faculty at Rutgers University–Camden are some of the best and brightest in the country. I look forward to seeing the results of this grant.”
Issues:

Pages

In The News

Jun 1, 2015 In The News

Courier Post. By Phaedra Trethan

..."This cleanup proposal is welcome news for those residents of Gibbsboro and Voorhees who have had to deal with this mess for years through absolutely no fault of their own," said Norcross, a Camden County Democrat. "... It is encouraging that the EPA has now put forward a plan to accomplish that goal."

Issues:
May 27, 2015 In The News

NJ.com. By Alex Young

...Congressman Donald Norcross (D-1) advocated for the grant to help the volunteer department.

May 20, 2015 In The News

Courier Post. By Phaedra Trethan

A Blackwood resident will follow U.S. Rep. Donald Norcross in Congress Wednesday as part of Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day.

May 18, 2015 In The News

Observer. By Chase Brush

Elected to Congress last year after serving in the state legislature, Norcross has called Camden a “national model” for community-based law enforcement, particularly in the wake of unrest surrounding instances of police violence in places like Baltimore, MD, and New York City.

May 14, 2015 In The News

Courier Post. By Jim Walsh

...In an announcement Thursday, the White House said Obama is heading here "to visit with local law enforcement and meet with young people in the Camden community."

...Rep. Donald Norcross, D-N.J., said the department's "focus on community engagement is making the city safer and leading to exciting new investments that will boost our economy."

Mar 4, 2015 In The News

March 4, 2015

This Friday, Rep. Donald Norcross, D-N.J. and Assemblyman Gilbert “Whip” Wilson, D-Camden/Gloucester, will join a bipartisan Congressional delegation to visit Selma, Alabama and mark the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights march that ultimately led to the Voting Rights Act. The pilgrimage will be led by Georgia Rep. John Lewis.

Issues:
Feb 3, 2015 In The News

Daily Journal. By Nicole Gaudiano

...Freshmen Reps. Donald Norcross and Tom MacArthur will join 11th-term Rep. Frank LoBiondo as members of the committee charged with developing military policy, setting funding levels and overseeing military operations.

Pages