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  • RELEASE: Gottheimer Honors New Emerson Councilwoman Patricia Dinallo
    Posted in Press Releases on January 28, 2020 | Preview rr

    Above: Gottheimer presents certification to Councilmember Pat Dinallo GLEN ROCK, NJ - On January 28, 2020, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) honored new Emerson Councilwoman Patricia Dinallo for beginning her first term and met to discuss issues impacting North Jersey communities, clawing back taxes through grant programs, and keeping children and families safe. “Patricia has been a proud Emerson resident for over five decades and is bringing to the Emerson Council her incredible experien... Read more

  • RELEASE: Gottheimer Commemorates International Holocaust Remembrance Day By Joining Bipartisan Special Order Hour
    Posted in Press Releases on January 28, 2020 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON - Today, Monday, January 27, 2020, U.S. Congressman took to the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives to honor International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Today also marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. Tonight, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 943 - the Never Again Education Act, bipartisan legislation cosponsored by Gottheimer and endorsed by the Problem Solvers Caucus to create a new grant program for the United States Holocaust Memoria... Read more

  • STATEMENT: Gottheimer Statement on White House Proposed Peace Plan
    Posted in Press Releases on January 28, 2020 | Preview rr

    Today, Tuesday, January 28, 2020, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer released the following statement regarding the White House’s proposed peace plan: As a proud, lifelong supporter of Israel, I support a two-state solution that preserves Israel’s status as a Jewish, Democratic state. Today, I heard the President make clear his commitment to a two-state solution, in consultation with the leaders of both of Israel’s major political parties. I believe that any proposal that seeks to peacefully resol... Read more

  • Gottheimer Announces Bipartisan Bill to Cut Taxes, Help Jersey Families Save for Retirement, Help Seniors Stay in North Jersey
    Posted in Press Releases on January 27, 2020 | Preview rr

    Above: Gottheimer announces bipartisan legislation, the Senior Housing Improvement and Retirement Accounts (IRA) Act of 2020, today in Fair Lawn. Today, Monday, January 27, 2020, U.S. Congressman Josh announced the introduction of a bipartisan bill to help cut taxes for seniors, save for retirement, and help retirees stay in Northern New Jersey. The bipartisan Senior Housing Improvement and Retirement Accounts (IRA) Act of 2020 will help Americans save for retirement and encourage increased sav... Read more

  • Gottheimer, Greenwood Lake Commission Call for Emergency Investment to Combat Toxic Algae Harming Jersey Lakes, Drinking Water, Families, Jobs
    Posted in Press Releases on January 23, 2020 | Preview rr

    Above: Gottheimer sounds the alarm on continued threats from Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) on New Jersey’s environment, economy, eco-tourism, and the safety of our families. Today, Thursday, January 23, 2020, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) sounded the alarm on Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) continuing to impact lakes throughout New Jersey. In November, the State of New Jersey announced critical first steps of $13 million matching investments to combat toxic algae wreaking havoc on the state... Read more

  • Gottheimer Hosts 46th “Cup of Joe with Josh” Town Hall, Answers Questions and Discusses Issues with Fifth District Constituents in Hackettstown
    Posted in Press Releases on January 22, 2020 | Preview rr

    Above: Gottheimer answers questions from Fifth District constituents at his 46th “Cup of Joe with Josh” Town Hall. HACKETTSTOWN, NJ - On Tuesday, January 21, 2020, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) held his 46th “Cup of Joe with Josh” Town Hall at the River Star Diner in Hackettstown. Dozens of Fifth District residents joined the discussion with Gottheimer about everything from reinstating the State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction to provide actual tax relief for our hardworking families, ... Read more

  • Gottheimer Joins Sussex and Warren County Leaders, JCP&L Leadership to Address Winter Storm Responsiveness, Power Outages
    Posted in Press Releases on January 21, 2020 | Preview rr

    Above: Gottheimer takes part in a roundtable with local leaders and JCP&L to discuss winter storm responsiveness. Today, Tuesday, January 21, 2020, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) joined U.S. Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), Senator Steve Oroho, local officials from throughout Sussex and Warren Counties, and leadership from JCP&L to discuss the aftermath of the December 2019 Winter Storm Ezekiel which dropped as much as 14 inches of snow on the area and cut power to more than 30,00... Read more

  • Gottheimer Joins Roundtable to Close North Jersey Job Skills Gap, Expand STEM Opportunities
    Posted in Press Releases on January 21, 2020 | Preview rr

    Above: Gottheimer joins roundtable discussion on closing the job skills gap and boosting STEM learning opportunities. Today, Tuesday, January 21, 2020, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5), along with Sussex County Community College (SCCC), Thorlabs, and New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program, hosted a roundtable to discuss ongoing cooperation to close the middle-skill jobs gap in North Jersey, to identify federal investment opportunities to expand STEM (science, technology, engineering,... Read more

  • Gottheimer Swears in Frelinghuysen Mayor Christopher Stracco
    Posted in Press Releases on January 21, 2020 | Preview rr

    Above: Gottheimer swears in Frelinghuysen Mayor Christopher Stracco. Today, Tuesday, January 21, 2020, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) administered the oath of office to Frelinghuysen Mayor Christopher Stracco. “Chris is no stranger to public service and has served the Frelinghuysen community as a Township Committee member for close to seven years, making sure he gives back in any way possible,” said Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) today. “The Township of Frelinghuysen is lucky to ha... Read more

  • Gottheimer, Rose, Murphy Lead Over 30 Dems in Calling for Vote on NO BAN Act
    Posted in Press Releases on January 17, 2020 | Preview rr

    Congressmembers Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05), Max Rose (NY-11), and Stephanie Murphy (FL-07) led a group of 32 Members of Congress to House leadership urging swift action to pass the National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants (NO BAN) Act to repeal the Administration’s Travel Ban which primarily targets Muslim-majority countries. January 27th marks the third anniversary of Executive Order 13769, the first iteration of the President’s Ban. “As Americans, we must stand against the perse... Read more