Above: Gottheimer marching in Bergenfield’s 40th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
BERGENFIELD, NJ — This week, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) marched in Bergenfield’s 40th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. After a two year pandemic hiatus, the community came together to celebrate Irish-American heritage with North Jersey families, marching bands, color guards, and Irish-American organizations.
Gottheimer was joined by Bergen County Commissioners Tom Sullivan, Mary Amoroso, Joan Voss, and Germaine Ortiz, Bergen County Executive James Tedesco, Bergen County Clerk John Hogan, NJ State Senator Joseph Lagana, NJ Assemblymembers Lisa Swain and Chris Tully, Bergenfield Mayor Arvin Amatorio, the Council of Bergenfield, and Dumont Mayor Andrew Labruno.
Above: Congressman Gottheimer honoring Grand Marshal Kieran Lynch with a Congressional Certificate of Recognition.
RELEASE: Gottheimer Statement on New York’s Congestion Tax
NORTH JERSEY — Today, November 29, 2023, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) released the following statement: “As advertised, New York is officially sticking it to Jersey families with their commuter-crushing Congestion Tax. On top of the existing tolls, it’ll be 15 bucks every day to go into the city with no discounts at the GW Bridge […]
RELEASE: After Gottheimer Questioning, Consumer Finance Protection Bureau Director Chopra Agrees to “Look Into” NY’s Congestion Tax
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, November 29, 2023, during a U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee hearing, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer questioned Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Rohit Chopra, a New Jersey native, about New York’s $23-a-day Congestion Tax “making money off of gouging middle class Americans with exorbitant tolls.” Director Rohit Chopra agreed to “look into” the […]
RELEASE: Gottheimer Helps Pass Bipartisan Legislation Condemning Hamas, Calling for the Release of All Hostages, and Reaffirming Israel’s Right to Exist
WASHINGTON D.C. — Tonight, November 28, 2023, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) helped pass two pieces of bipartisan legislation to condemn the Hamas terrorist attack on Israel, reaffirm Israel’s right to exist, and call for Hamas to immediately surrender and safely release all hostages. On October 7, Hamas terrorists brutally murdered, raped, burned alive, decapitated, and […]