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  • Gottheimer, NJ Bankers Blast Tax Hike Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on December 11, 2017 | Preview rr

    New Jersey Bankers Association President John McWeeney Jr. and Congressman Josh Gottheimer Speak About Their Joint Opposition to the Tax Hike Bill. Today, Congressman Josh Gottheimer stood with New Jersey Bankers Association President John McWeeney Jr. at the Columbia Bank Corporate headquarters in Fair Lawn, New Jersey to firmly oppose the Tax Hike Bill making its way through Congress and warn about the dire consequences that this bill promises to unleash on the Financial Sector in the Northea... Read more

  • Gottheimer Marks Helping 100 Seniors with Medicare and Social Security
    Posted in Press Releases on December 9, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Congressman Josh Gottheimer announced that he had achieved an office milestone: helping 100 North Jersey seniors with Medicare and Social Security constituent casework. To mark the occasion, Congressman Gottheimer met with Renèe Cavaleri, a West Milford constituent, who had been experiencing roadblocks with Social Security before contacting Gottheimer's office to help. Because of a procedural error, the Social Security Administration had failed to release to Renèe the survivors benefits o... Read more

  • Gottheimer Hails Passage of Taylor Force Act to End the Funding of Terror
    Posted in Press Releases on December 6, 2017 | Preview rr

    "I am proud the House passed this bipartisan legislation that is targeted to achieve maximum leverage over the Palestinian Authority to end the funding of terror" Read more

  • Gottheimer Reacts to U.S. Declaring Jerusalem the Capital of Israel
    Posted in Press Releases on December 6, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today in response to the United States Declaring Jerusalem the Capital of Israel, Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) released the following statement: "I have long believed that the United States must recognize that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel, our vital ally, the leading democracy in the Middle East, and the nation-state of the Jewish people. Current law, signed by President Clinton in 1995, maintains that the United States Embassy in Israel should be established in its capital, Jerusale... Read more

  • Gottheimer, Lance Unveil Bipartisan Tax Cut Plan to Save SALT, Cut Taxes for New Jersey Families and Businesses of All Sizes, Reduce the Deficit
    Posted in Press Releases on December 5, 2017 | Preview rr

    RELEASE: Gottheimer, Lance Unveil Bipartisan Tax Cut Plan to Save SALT, Cut Taxes for NJ Families and Businesses of All Sizes, Reduce Deficit Plan Would Protect New Jersey Taxpayers, Seniors, Students Rep. Josh Gottheimer and Rep. Leonard Lance introduce Gottheimer-Lance Tax Cut. WASHINGTON – Today, ahead of the House and Senate Conference, Democratic Rep. Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) and Republican Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-7), two members of the Problem Solvers Caucus, unveiled a Bipartisan fix to save... Read more

  • Gottheimer Welcomes New Bergen Firefighters
    Posted in Press Releases on December 4, 2017 | Preview rr

    This weekend, Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) congratulated 125 new firefighters at the Firefighter One Program graduation at the Bergen County Law & Public Safety Institute in Mahwah. At a ceremony at the Bergen County Technical Schools, the graduates completed the Firefighter One Program, a curriculum of 56 lessons, twice a week, for both career and volunteer firefighters. "Congratulations to our 125 new firefighters. Thank you for having our backs. We will always have yours!" Said Congress... Read more

  • Gottheimer Reacts to Senate Passage of Tax Hike Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on December 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today in response to the Senate Passage of the Tax Hike Bill, Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) released the following statement: "This Tax Hike Bill is unmitigated assault and tax hike on New Jersey families and businesses. And, what’s worse, by eliminating the deductions we rely on, it’s a broken promise to every resident and business in our state. That’s why everyone--from the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce to law enforcement to nearly every member of the Congressional delegation, Democrat a... Read more

  • Problem Solvers Caucus Pushes for Bipartisan Action on Infrastructure
    Posted in Press Releases on December 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    “In New Jersey, our infrastructure is a mess. By solving our nation’s infrastructure issues in a fiscally responsible way, we can create jobs, secure our families from crumbling roads, bridges and rails, and give our country and New Jersey a competitive advantage on the world stage" Read more

  • Problem Solvers Caucus Calls for Long-Term, Fiscally-Responsible, Bipartisan Budget Deal
    Posted in Press Releases on November 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – Today, the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus wrote to Congressional leadership to call for action on a long-term, fiscally-responsible, bipartisan budget deal. Earlier this year, without policy riders, the Caucus successfully pushed for an FY17 funding bill, and used its bipartisan influence to avoid a government shutdown. The Problem Solvers Caucus members noted, “We believe that Congress should act quickly toward passing a long-term, bipartisan budget deal that would elimina... Read more

  • Rep. Gottheimer Talks STEM Education, Connectivity, and Cyber Bullying with Boys and Girls Club
    Posted in Press Releases on November 29, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Gottheimer speaks with the Boys and Girls Club of Hackensack to talk STEM Education, Connectivity, and Cyber Bullying Monday, Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) joined The Boys and Girls Club of Lodi/Hackensack to announce their new Internet access, provided by Altice. Gottheimer answered questions on STEM education, internet connectivity, and cyber bullying posed by a dozen elementary, middle, and high school students who attend the Boys and Girls Club. Video of the event can be vi... Read more