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Congressman Mike Lawler Calls for Action Against Antisemitism and Support for Allies at JCRC Congressional Breakfast

At the Jewish Community Relations Council's (JCRC) annual congressional breakfast in Manhattan, Congressman Mike Lawler delivered a compelling address to members of Congress, elected...

100 Days Since October 7th: NY State Senator Bill Weber and Colleagues Stand with Israel

100 days have passed since the devastating events of October 7th, 2023, when Israel faced unthinkable acts of terror. Today, New York State Senator...

HEALTH ALERT: High Levels Of Lead Found In Kosher Fruit Puree Pouches

The FDA is advising parents and caregivers not to buy or feed WanaBana apple cinnamon fruit puree pouches to children because the product may...

Congressman Mike Lawler Introduces SWAT Act to Combat Rising Swatting Attacks on Schools; Faces Support from Multiple Representatives and Major Associations

Today, Congressman Mike Lawler (NY-17) introduced the Schools Want Accountability for Threats (SWAT) Act to increase the penalty for a swatting attack that specifically targets a school to up to...

Congressman Mike Lawler Demands Action on Safety of Americans in Israel Amidst Rising Casualties and Travel Disruptions

Yesterday, Congressman Mike Lawler (NY-17), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, sent a letter to Secretary Blinken demanding answers on the State...

Twitter Storm Erupts Over Ex-Congressman’s Insensitive Tweet About Skverer Rebbe Meeting McCarthy

Moments after the vote to oust Speaker McCarthy concluded, former NY-17 Representative and current NY-17 congressional candidate tweeted a photo of Speaker McCarthy and...

NO NEED FOR CONCERN: National Emergency Test Will Be Hitting Your Cellphone On Wednesday

Every working cellphone in the United States will vibrate and ring out an emergency tone at 2:20 p.m. Eastern time on Wednesday, in a...

Avoyseinu Collaborates with Congressman Mike Lawler to Address Challenges in European Cemetery Preservation

Avoyseinu, a non-profit organization committed to the preservation of cemeteries across Europe, recently highlighted the challenges they face in Poland during a crucial meeting...

WATCH: 9/11: Minute By Minute Documentary

-8:46 a.m. and 9:02 a.m. -Time towers stood: 56 minutes and 102 minutes. -Time they took to fall: 12 seconds. * Total number killed in attacks: 2,977 *...

Rockland County Will Gather to Commemorate 22nd Anniversary of September 11 Attacks

Rockland County officials will join family members, clergy, first responders and others to mark the 22nd anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks...

CRACKDOWN: State Dept. Targeting Passport Brokers Following Pressure From Rep. Mike Lawler

An issue that has been plaguing the US passport obtaining process is certain individuals who have been acting as private brokers for passport appointments....

Congressman Lawler Signs Onto Letter Opposing The Housing Of Migrants At State-owned Facilities

Earlier this week, Representative Mike Lawler (NY-17) joined his colleagues Representatives Nick LaLota (NY-01), Andrew Garbarino (NY-02), Anthony D’Esposito (NY-04), Elise Stefanik (NY-21), Claudia Tenney (NY-22), and Nick Langworthy (NY-23)...

Congressman Lawler Announces Over 150 Cosponsors For Ship Act

Today, Congressman Mike Lawler (NY-17) was pleased to announce that there are now over 150 cosponsors for H.R. 3774, the Stop Harboring Iranian Petroleum...

Statement from Rockland County Executive Ed Day on Jacksonville Shooting

“Our hearts break for the three innocent people slaughtered in what law enforcement has indicated to be a racially motivated shooting, carried out by...

Rep. Lawler Leads Bipartisan Delegation Letter To Biden Administration Urging Abandonment Of 9/11 Plea Deal

Yesterday, Congressman Mike Lawler led a bipartisan letter to the Biden Administration signed by 34 of his House colleagues urging the Biden Administration to abandon a...

SAFETY ALERT: Popular Kosher Ice Cream Recalled Over Possible Listeria Contamination

A popular kosher ice cream has been recalled by its manufacturer due to concerns that they may have been contaminated with listeria. Thus far, the...

NEW: Rafi Silberberg Becomes Highest-Ranking Frum Jewish District Director in Congressman’s Office

Rafi Silberberg, a Rockland resident, has been appointed as the new District Director for Congressman Mike Lawler. The district encompasses Rockland, Putnam counties, and portions...

Rep. Lawler Joins Reps. Meng, Fitzpatrick, Phillips, Kamlager-dove, And Salazar In Introducing Bipartisan Youth, Peace, And Security Act

This week, U.S. Rep. Mike Lawler (R-NY) joined Reps. Grace Meng (D-NY), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Dean Phillips (D-MN), Sydney Kamlager-Dove (D-CA), and María Salazar...

Congressman Mike Lawler Introduces Bipartisan Doctors In Our Borders Act

This week, Congressman Lawler (NY-17) introduced the bipartisan Doctors in our Borders Act, bipartisan legislation that will expand the Conrad 30 program, which will tackle physician shortages...

Congressman Lawler Introduces Fentanyl Kills Act To Combat Fentanyl Trafficking

On Tuesday, Congressman Mike Lawler (NY-17) introduced the Fentanyl Kills Act, legislation that would charge individuals who have trafficked fentanyl with attempted murder. The...