Press Releases

October 11, 2019 Press Release
A bill to combat foreign interference in our election system

(Washington, DC) This week Representative Malinowski (NJ-7) joined with Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (CA-19) and Congressman John Sarbanes (MD-03), to introduce the Stopping Harmful Interference in Elections for Lasting Democracy (SHIELD) Act, a bill aimed at combatting foreign interference in our election system. 

October 9, 2019 Press Release

(Somerville, NJ) Today, Representatives Tom Malinowski (NJ-7) and Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) sent a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) requesting it immediately issue a stop work order for all of PennEast’s land-clearing and construction-related activities.

September 26, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, DC) Today, Representative Tom Malinowski (NJ-7) introduced the Expanding Health Care Options for Early Retirees Act, a bill to allow retired first responders—including police officers, firefighters, and EMTs—to buy into Medicare beginning at age 50. He was joined by lead original cosponsor Representative Harley Rouda (CA-48).

September 25, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, DC) Today, Representatives Tom Malinowski (NJ-7)) and Emanuel Cleaver (MO-5) introduced The Shareholder Protection Act, a bill that will require the shareholders of publicly listed companies to authorize, on an annual basis, any spending by that company on political activities.  Senator Bob Menendez (NJ) introduced the Senate version of the legislation in May.

September 23, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, DC) Today, Congressman Tom Malinowski introduced the Higher Education Student Protection Act, a bill that will hold institutions of higher education—including predatory for-profit colleges—accountable for spending disproportionately on advertising, marketing, recruitment, and lobbying relative to actual instruction.

September 20, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, DC) Today, Representative Tom Malinowski testified before the House Judiciary Committee to address the rising threat e of white supremacist terrorism. Watch his remarks here

September 18, 2019 Press Release

Yesterday it was reported that Raritan Township Committeeman Lou Reiner shared a post on Facebook calling Islam a “cancer” that “must be treated with radiation,” and then made follow up comments to a reporter stating that the “religion itse

September 17, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, DC) Today, Representatives Tom Malinowski (NJ-07) and John Curtis (UT-03) introduced the Justice for Victims of Kleptocracy Act. The legislation, developed with the support of the U.S.

September 11, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, DC) Today, the House passed H.R. 1941, The Coastal and Marine Economics Protection Act, which prohibits future leases and preleases for oil and gas development in the Atlantic and Pacific Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) planning areas, including off the coast of New Jersey.

September 11, 2019 Press Release

On this day 18 years ago nearly 3,000 people were taken from us in the September 11th terror attacks. In the 7th district of New Jersey, where so many commute into New York, many of us lost family, friends or neighbors. 

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