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Judiciary Committee Democrats Respond to Baseless Claims about Secretary Blinken

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From a Judiciary Committee Spokesman: "In an effort to smear Secretary Blinken and sensationalize a three-year-old tabloid story, Jim Jordan has released cherry-picked excerpts of a transcribed interview. To be clear, no part of that interview demonstrates that Tony Blinken or any other Biden campaign official asked Mike Morell to write a letter about Hunter Biden’s laptop. "Mr. Morell is a former... Read more »

Nadler Opening Statement for Markup of the Border Security and Enforcement Act

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) delivered the following opening statement, as prepared, during a markup of the Border Security and Enforcement Act (H.R. 2640): "Mr. Chairman, after three and a half months of Republican infighting and chaos, the Judiciary Committee is finally holding its first markup of legislation this Congress. "Today, the ... Read more »

Nadler Opening Statement for Markup of H.J. Res. 44, Disapproval of Stabilizing Brace Rule

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Tags: Crime

Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) delivered the following opening statement, as prepared, during a markup of H.J. Res. 44, Disapproval of Stabilizing Brace Rule: "Mr. Chairman, gun violence continues to take the lives of more than 100 Americans every day. It changes how safe we feel in our schools and our houses of worship. It reduces vibrant ... Read more »

Nadler Remarks at Press Conference with Mayor Adams on GOP Stunt Hearing

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New York, NY—House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler today delivered the follow remarks, as prepared, at a press conference in New York City responding the House Republicans’ stunt hearing on “violent crime in Manhattan”: “Thank you all for coming. And I want to thank Mayor Adams and our gun violence prevention advocates for joining us here today. “In a few minutes, the House Judic... Read more »

Nadler Opening Statement for Field Hearing on “Victims of Violent Crime in Manhattan”

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Tags: Crime

New York, NY—House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler today delivered the follow remarks, as prepared, at a field hearing in New York City on “Victims of Violent Crime in Manhattan”: "Thank you, Mr. Chairman. "Let me be very clear. We are here today in lower Manhattan for one reason, and one reason only: the Chairman is doing the bidding of Donald Trump. "Committee Republicans desig... Read more »

PLASKETT CALLS ON REPUBLICAN WITNESS MATTHEW TAIBBI, TO CORRECT HIS “TWITTER FILES” TESTIMONY

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Washington, D.C. – Ranking Member of the Select Subcommittee on the Weaponization of the Federal Government, Stacey Plaskett sent Matthew Taibbi, Republican witness for the March 9th Select Subcommittee hearing on the so-called “Twitter Files,” a letter providing him the opportunity to correct his testimony given to a congressional committee and the public after Mr. Taibbi’s televised contradictio... Read more »

NADLER STATEMENT ON FORMER PRESIDENT TRUMP'S INDICTMENT

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) today issued the following statement after former President Trump's indictment: "On its face, this indictment seems methodical and well-reasoned. Mr. Trump will, of course, have every opportunity to defend himself in court, like every other defendant in the New York judicial system. In our justice system, defendants ar... Read more »

Nadler Opening Statement for Hearing on “Free Speech: The Biden Administration’s Chilling of Parents’ Fundamental Rights”

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) delivered the following opening statement, as prepared, during a Subcommittee on the Constitution and Limited Government hearing on “Free Speech: The Biden Administration’s Chilling of Parents’ Fundamental Rights:” "Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I would also like to thank the Gentlewoman from Pennsylvania, Ms. Scan... Read more »

Nadler, Jayapal Issue Joint Statement on Delegation Trip to Southern Border

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BROWNSVILLE, TX — House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler and Immigration Integrity, Security, and Enforcement Subcommittee Ranking Member Pramila Jayapal issued the following statement after a Congressional Delegation trip to the southern border: “Yesterday, we had informative conversations with members of law enforcement, local elected officials, and humanitarian leaders to get a... Read more »

Nadler Opening Statement for Hearing on Reining in the Administrative State

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) delivered the following opening statement, as prepared, during a Subcommittee on the Administrative State, Regulatory Reform, and Antitrust hearing on "Reining in the Administrative State: Reclaiming Congress’s Legislative Power:" "Mr. Chairman, at a time when the nation is reeling from multiple train derailme... Read more »