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Eliot Engel
Congressman representing parts of the Bronx and Westchester Counties in New York . Chair, .
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Eliot Engel 20h
E-cigarettes threaten to reverse the progress our nation has made in reducing adolescent tobacco use. I recently authored a piece in the Riverdale Press discussing my efforts to combat this epidemic:
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I stand with those who marched in Germany in the wake of the horrible synagogue shooting on . My thoughts are with the victims’ families. We must renew our promise to address antisemitic violence all over the world.
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Meet the Press Oct 13
WATCH: Eliot Engel, Chair of House Foreign Affairs Committee says the situation in Turkey will make "people flee from us." : "After this who again will trust the United States to be an ally of them .... it is just absolutely disgraceful."
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Meet the Press Oct 13
Full Engel: Turkey is ‘acting like a Russian ally’
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Meet the Press Oct 12
TOMORROW: Exclusive interviews with Former Defense Secretary Gen. James Mattis, Senator and Chair of House Foreign Affairs Committee on Meet The Press. Tune in!
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Eliot Engel Oct 11
I am happy to see that this rule was blocked by the court. This Administration is hellbent on attacking immigrant communities and I will continue to stand against their horrible policies.
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Eliot Engel Oct 11
This is not a “win” for . It’s a win for the American people and the rule of law. We have a Constitutional RIGHT to conduct oversight and we are ENTITLED to these documents. We will not be kept from performing our duty.
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Eliot Engel Oct 11
At a time when the American public stands with the people of , the , , and others should strive to model the values of freedom of speech and association. U.S. institutions should play an important role in speaking up for U.S. values.
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Eliot Engel Oct 11
The situation in northern Syria is an outrage. Pres. Trump has betrayed our partners & endangered our national security. Congress won't stand idly by. I'll be holding a hearing on Thursday about this disastrous situation.
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Eliot Engel Oct 11
LGBTQ+ deserve nothing less than comprehensive, explicit, nationwide protection against discrimination. That is why I will continue to fight for the on this
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House Foreign Affairs Committee Oct 10
: Chairs , & subpoena two business associates of Rudy Giuliani, Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, for key documents by October 16.
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Elijah E. Cummings Oct 9
POTUS says he won’t cooperate with the impeachment inquiry because there was no House vote. On Friday, , , and I addressed this baseless claim:
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Eliot Engel Oct 8
To all my friends observing , I wish you and your loved ones an easy and thoughtful fast. May we all have a peaceful and happy new year. G'mar Chatimah Tovah
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House Foreign Affairs Committee Oct 8
It’s imperative for our national security that U.S. government leadership represents the diversity of the United States. All agencies must do better. (There are zero women or people of color in this group).
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Elijah E. Cummings Oct 8
Asthma affects children & adults across my district, Maryland, & the entire nation. Today, , , , & I introduced the Family Asthma Act to expand efforts to improve care for individuals with asthma. Our release:
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Eliot Engel Oct 8
I am proud to be one of 153 bicameral Members of Congress to have joined a brief calling on to recognize that federal law protects LGBTQ+ people. Today, the Supreme Court hears these cases.
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House Foreign Affairs Committee Oct 8
Chairmen , & on the White House blocking Amb. Sondland's testimony & documents: “We consider this interference to be obstruction of the impeachment inquiry. We will be issuing subpoena to Ambassador Sondland.”
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Eliot Engel Oct 7
The President and Stephen Miller continue to push racist immigration policies, now by requiring immigrants to prove they have or can buy health insurance before entering the U.S. What’s next, having people prove they can buy a car? A home? This is not who we are as a country!
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House Foreign Affairs Committee Oct 7
🚨🚨 Chairs of , , & subpoena Defense Department and OMB as part of . The Committees are seeking documents on the President's decision to withhold military assistance from Ukraine. More:
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Eliot Engel Oct 7
At President Trump’s hands, American leadership has been laid low and American foreign policy has become nothing more than a tool to advance his own interests. It’s absolutely disgraceful.
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