STATEMENT: Gottheimer Statement on Inflation Reduction Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, August 7, 2022, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5), released the following statement: “After careful review, it is clear that the Inflation Reduction Act is good for the families and small businesses in northern New Jersey. This bill passes my key test that I’ve pushed for since day one: it does not raise taxes on individuals, families, or small businesses in my Dist...

RELEASE: Gottheimer Honors Fifth District First Responders and Law Enforcement at Hackensack National Night Out

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Above: Gottheimer takes part in Hackensack’s National Night Out. HACKENSACK, NJ — On August 2, 2022, Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) joined Fifth District families, neighbors, kids, law enforcement, and first responders at this year’s Hackensack National Night Out, hosted by the Hackensack Police Department and joined by EMTs. The annual, nationwide event gives law enforcement, families, and c...

RELEASE: Gottheimer Honors Fifth District First Responders and Law Enforcement at Glen Rock National Night Out

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Above: Gottheimer takes part in Glen Rock’s National Night Out. GLEN ROCK, NJ — On, August 2, 2022, Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) joined Fifth District families, neighbors, kids, law enforcement, and first responders at this year’s Glen Rock National Night Out, hosted by the Glen Rock Police Department and joined by EMTs. The annual, nationwide event gives law enforcement, families, and comm...

RELEASE: Gottheimer Applauds Senate’s Unanimous Passage of Bipartisan Invest to Protect Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, August 2, 2022, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) applauded the unanimous passage of the Senate’s bipartisan Invest to Protect Act companion legislation, which Gottheimer introduced last year. This moves the critical bipartisan, bicameral bill one step closer to becoming law. The Invest to Protect Act, which was first introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives ...

RELEASE: Gottheimer Demands Senate Immediately Pass PACT Act and VALOR Act for Korean American Vietnam War Veterans

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Above: Gottheimer at the Fort Lee VFW joining with veterans to demand the Senate pass the PACT Act and VALOR Act. FORT LEE, NJ — Today, August 2, 2022, at the Fort Lee VFW Cairola-Barber Post 2342, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) joined with Congressman Bill Pascrell Jr. (NJ-9), and Korean American Vietnam War veterans to demand that the U.S. Senate immediately pass the bipartisan PACT Ac...

RELEASE: Gottheimer Helps Break Ground at New Portal North Bridge — Key to Gateway Train Tunnel Completion

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Above: Gottheimer breaking ground for the new Portal North Bridge. KEARNY, NJ — Today, August 1, 2022, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) helped break ground on the new Portal North Bridge, key first step to completing the Gateway Train Tunnel. The Gateway Tunnel will connect 20 percent of the nation’s GDP between New York and New Jersey. The current tunnel between the two states is more tha...

RELEASE: Gottheimer Announces Big Win for New Bridge Medical Center: $2 Million Clawed Back for Behavioral Health Emergency Department Expansion Project

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Above: Gottheimer announcing new federal investment clawed back for New Bridge Medical Center. PARAMUS, NJ — U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer announced that, by working closely with local leaders and the health care community, $2 million in new federal investment is being clawed back from Washington to Jersey for New Bridge Medical Center’s Behavioral Health Emergency Department Expansion Project...

RELEASE: Gottheimer Hosts Fifth District “Hometown Heroes” Awards

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Above: Congressman Gottheimer with Fifth District Hometown Hero honorees. NORTH JERSEY — U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) honored local first responders, veterans, life-saving bystanders, volunteers, community leaders, and residents during his Fifth District Hometown Heroes Ceremony, held at the Hackensack Performing Arts Center. Gottheimer honored more than 35 residents as Fifth District ...

RELEASE: New Bipartisan Legislation Introduced to Combat Crime & Drug Deals Harming Kids on Social Media Apps

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, July 21, 2022, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer announced a new “Stop Preying on Kids Strategy,” including bipartisan action to combat national security threats from TikTok and China stealing Americans’ data, as well as introducing bipartisan legislation — the Combating Harmful Actions with Transparency on Social Act (CHATS Act) — to tackle crime stemming from social medi...

PHOTO RELEASE: Gottheimer Tours Storm Damage in Fair Lawn with Local Officials

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Above: Gottheimer touring flood damage in Fair Lawn. FAIR LAWN — Today, July 19, 2022, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) toured flood damage from this week’s torrential thunderstorm and emphasized the importance of investing in climate-resilient infrastructure. Gottheimer was joined by Fair Lawn Councilmember Gail Rottenstrich. “My heart goes out to every single Jersey family and business d...