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VAN DREW VOTES NO ON THE DEMOCRATS DECEIVING ‘INFLATION REDUCTION ACT’

August 12, 2022 — Congressman Van Drew voted NO on Democrats’ Inflation ‘Reduction’ Act that will actually increase inflation and raise taxes.  “It is no surprise that Democrats are now pulling out all the stops to deceive the American people into thinking they are actually committed to easing the burdens of Democrat-caused inflation,” said Congressman Van Drew. “This […]

VAN DREW CONDEMNS ANOTHER DEM ATTEMPT TO WEAPONIZE THE IRS

August 9, 2022 — Congressman Van Drew issued the following statement in response to the Democrats’ Inflation Enhancement Act that will send $80 billion taxpayer dollars to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to hire 87,000 new agents to harass and spy on Americans and small businesses. “Whether it’s using taxpayer dollars to provide I.D.’s for illegal immigrants, or providing housing and […]

VAN DREW DEMANDS GOVERNOR MURPHY END COVID-19 TESTING REQUIREMENTS IN THE WORKPLACE

August 5, 2022 — Congressman Van Drew sent a letter to Governor Murphy urging him to rescind Executive Order 253, which requires employees to undergo weekly COVID-19 testing or risk being fired from their job.  “We are over two years into the pandemic and the state of New Jersey no longer has mask mandates implemented, travel […]

VAN DREW DRAFTING LEGISLATION TO PROHIBIT TAXPAYER DOLLARS FROM BEING USED TO PROVIDE ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS WITH I.D. CARDS

July 26, 2022 — Congressman Van Drew announced he is drafting legislation that would prohibit federal funds from being used to establish a national I.D. system for illegal immigrants.  “The Biden administration has used taxpayer funds to provide illegal immigrants with housing, food, and travel; and now, this administration is considering a program to provide illegal […]

VAN DREW ISSUES STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT RULING IN FAVOR OF PRESIDENT BIDEN REPEALING REMAIN IN MEXICO POLICY

June 30, 2022 — Congressman Van Drew issued the following statement on the Supreme Court’s decision to allow President Biden to end the ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy created under former President Trump. This policy requires illegal migrants to stay in Mexico until their asylum cases are adjudicated.  “While today’s Supreme Court ruling in favor of President […]

CONGRESSMAN VAN DREW, HARRIS INTRODUCES THE NO PATIENT LEFT ALONE ACT

June 30, 2022 — Congressman Jeff Van Drew (R-NJ) and Congressman Andy Harris (R-MD) introduced the No Patient Left Alone Act, legislation that would guarantee a hospital patient’s right to receive visitors and require hospitals to honor this right as a condition of their participation in Medicare.  “The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted how current federal law does not protect a hospital patient’s […]

VAN DREW ISSUES STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT RULING AGAINST UNELECTED DC BUREAUCRATS CREATING FEDERAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

June 30, 2022 — Congressman Van Drew issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision in West Virginia v. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) where the Supreme Court ruled against unelected DC bureaucrats making federal environmental policy without congressional approval.  “The opinion in West Virginia v. EPA is a critical decision holding that federal agencies cannot exceed their constitutional […]

VAN DREW ISSUES STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT PROTECTING RELIGIOUS FREEDOM

June 27, 2022 — Congressman Van Drew issued the following statement on the Supreme Court’s decision in Kennedy v. Bremerton School District, finding that religious liberties are protected by the First Amendment of our Constitution.  “Our Founding Fathers were clear in the creation of the Constitution of the United States that the government cannot encroach on an […]

VAN DREW ISSUES STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT OVERTURNING ROE V. WADE

June 24, 2022 — Congressman Van Drew issued the following statement on the Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization overturning Roe v. Wade.  “The United States Supreme Court has the sacred responsibility of interpreting the Constitution and upholding our nation’s founding principles free from political interference, which is exactly what it did today,” said Congressman […]

VAN DREW ISSUES STATEMENT ON PRESIDENT BIDEN’S SO-CALLED “GAS TAX HOLIDAY”

June 23, 2022 — Congressman Van Drew issued the following statement on President Biden’s so-called ‘gas tax holiday.’  “President Biden calling on Congress to suspend the federal gas tax for three months is hardly a solution, saving Americans only 18 cents a gallon and gas station companies are not even required to pass these savings along to […]