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  1. Iran nuclear deal gains momentum with endorsements of four House DemocratsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Tehran Times

    Three House Democrats from New York and a House Democrat from Florida who is running for a Senate seat endorsed President Obama's nuclear deal with Iran on Monday, lending fresh momentum to the pact from political quarters that once appeared most leery of it. In rapid succession, Representatives Nydia M. Velazquez, Gregory W. Meeks and Yvette Clarke of New York backed the deal, as did Representative Patrick Murphy, the Democratic establishment's choice to compete for the Senate seat being vacated by the Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio.

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  2. NY Democrat Serrano announces support for Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Times of Israel

    Rep. Jose E. Serrano, D-N.Y, in Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, June 3, 2013. Democratic Senator Jose E. Serrano of New York on Friday announced his support for the Iran nuclear deal when it comes to a vote in September.

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  3. ExtrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Albany Times Union

    ... attendance at the fair since 2009, when 67,252 people attended the first day of the annual 12-day event. Rep. Jose Serrano, a Bronx Democrat, added his name to the short list of New York congressional delegation members who plan to vote "yes" on the ...

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  4. Jerrold Nadler, N.Y. congressman, backs Iran nuclear dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | New York Daily News

    ... members from New York all remain undecided. So do Reps. Joe Crowley (D-Queens), Carolyn Maloney (D-Manhattan), Jose Serrano (D-Bronx) and Nydia Velazquez (D-Brooklyn). Nadler becomes one of the most senior Jewish lawmakers supporting the agreement, ...

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  5. Embassies reopen, but what's next on the horizon for U.S., Cuba relations?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Final Call

    ... of making us part of the family." "It's fabulous. It's a day we've been waiting for, for many years," Rep. Jose Serrano (D-N.Y.) told The Final Call. "We're just going to continue with the conversations. Everything is on the table. All is ...

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  6. Puerto Rico fails to pay up $58MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | NWAonline

    ... restrictions, should be amended to exempt Puerto Rico, he said. In Washington, Democratic Representatives Jose Serrano and Nydia Velazquez of New York called for Congress to permit commonwealth agencies to file for bankruptcy. As the crisis deepens, ...

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  7. De Blasio, council speaker, along with New Yorkers, rally U.S. to help Puerto Rico pay its $72B debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Crain's New York Business

    ... pay," Mr. de Blasio said. "They are at the mercy of their creditors." In Washington, Democratic Representatives Jose Serrano and Nydia Velazquez of New York called for Congress to permit commonwealth agencies to file for bankruptcy at an event ...

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  8. Puerto Rico's Debt Woes Prompt Rallies From New York to FloridaRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Bloomberg

    ... pay," de Blasio said. "They are at the mercy of their creditors." In Washington, Democratic Representatives Jose Serrano and Nydia Velazquez of New York called for Congress to permit commonwealth agencies to file for bankruptcy at an event Tuesday. ...

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  9. Here's Why the Pope Won't Hold Mass at Yankee Stadium During His NYC VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | DNAInfo.com

    ... he said in a statement. "I hope we can welcome Pope Francis to The Bronx in the near future." Congressman Jose Serrano , who signed the invitation as well, said he was also disappointed but still excited for the papal visit to the United States. "It ...

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  10. Rep. Nydia Velazquez: Freedom for Oscar Lopez Rivera Unites ...Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Democracy Now

    Nydia VelA zquez , Democratic congressmember for New York, has served in the U.S. House of Representatives since 1993. She is the first Puerto Rican woman to be elected to Congress and is the former chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus.

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  11. Governor Cuomo Announces $75 Million For Accelerated Paving ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | LongIsland.com

    June 22, 2015 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced resurfacing projects totaling $75 million will be completed this year on approximately 428 lane miles of state highways across New York. Funding for these projects was accelerated into this construction season in order to repair widespread damage from deep frost over the winter .

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  12. House panel votes to block funding for DC reproductive health lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Hill

    ... in vitro fertilization. "This amendment offered today would strip those protections from D.C. workers," Rep. Jose Serrano (D-N.Y.) said in opposition. "If this amendment were to pass, could a male worker in Washington, D.C. be fired for having a ...

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  13. GOP Tries Again to Block D.C. Anti-Discrimination LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Roll Call

    The House Appropriations Committee voted Wednesday to block a District of Columbia law, attempting to finish what House Republicans started a few months ago. In April, the House voted along mostly party lines to formally block D.C.'s Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act, which aims to combat workplace discrimination based on reproductive health decisions.

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  14. Spending Bills Headed for Partisan GridlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Roll Call

    Work on 2016 spending bills will reach fractious, partisan levels within the next few weeks as Rogers begins to mark up the most contentious nondefense spending bills for the EPA, border control and the HHS office that implements the 2010 health care law. Confrontations between the parties and factions within the GOP conference over government spending levels will probably leave Congress in gridlock in the weeks ahead, dragging to a halt the unusually rapid pace House and Senate appropriators have managed to set with their fiscal 2016 bills.

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  15. Spending Bills Headed for Partisan GridlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Roll Call

    Work on 2016 spending bills will reach fractuous, partisan levels within the next few weeks as Rogers begins to mark up the most contentious nondefense spending bills for the EPA, border control and the HHS office that implements the 2010 health care law. Confrontations between the parties, and factions within the GOP conference over government spending levels will probably leave Congress in gridlock in the weeks ahead, dragging to a halt the unusually rapid pace House and Senate appropriators have managed to set with their fiscal 2016 bills.

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  16. Amendment to cut funding for Radio and TV Marti defeatedRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | Babalu Blog

    An amendment this morning in the House Appropriations Committee, which sought to cut $5 million in funding for Radio and TV Marti failed by a bipartisan vote of 18-33. The amendment was offered by U.S. Rep. Jose Serrano during the markup of the FY 2016 State Foreign Operations Appropriations bill.

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  17. House panel votes to delay net neutrality rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | ComputerWorld

    ... constituents." The bill's rider is an attempt to "protect the interests of a few large corporations," U.S. Rep. Jose Serrano, a New York Democrat, said during Thursday's hearing. The requirement for the FCC to stop enforcing the rules until court ...

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  18. Impending Fight Over D.C. Funds Takes First StepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Roll Call

    With the appropriations process in full swing, the District of Columbia faces impending congressional attempts to wield power over the District's federal and local funds. On Thursday, the House Financial Services Appropriations Subcommittee, which has jurisdiction over D.C., approved the draft of its bill that contained a familiar host of policy riders dictating how the District can spend its federal and local funds.

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  19. a Draconiana cut to IRS budget advancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... and requires a report on use of on-the-clock time by agency employees on union duties. Ranking Democrat Rep. Jose Serrano of New York called the funding level an attempt by Republicans to punish the agency for its handling of applications for ...

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  20. With Iraq troop boost, Dems see parallels to Vietnam in Obama's Iraq plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | KSFO-AM San Francisco

    ... to send more U.S. forces to join the 3,050 already in Iraq without Congress declaring war. Democratic Rep. Jose Serrano of New York also compared Obama's latest plan to Vietnam, saying that he remembers "advisers" being sent there, too. "I remember ...

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