Donald W. Norcross (born December 13, 1958) is the current U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district, serving since 2014.

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  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
April 17, 2024 at 3:52 PM

It’s time to modernize addiction treatment.

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Today, I’m writing to you about methadone. Methadone is the gold standard treatment for opioid use disorder. It’s safe, effective, and saves lives. However, current regulations restrict this treatment to special clinics cal…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
April 12, 2024 at 5:47 PM

Enter the 2024 Congressional Art Competition 🎨

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, I’m excited to announce that the 2024 Congressional Art Competition is open for submissions! The Congressional Art Competition is an annual contest sponsored by the U.S. House of Representatives to highlight local talent in S…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
March 23, 2024 at 1:32 PM

Lower Costs, Better Care: Celebrating 14 Years of the ACA

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, 14 years ago, President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law – extending quality, affordable health care coverage to millions of Americans with the stroke of a pen. In the years since, this historic legi…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
March 21, 2024 at 9:52 PM

Protecting Americans’ Privacy and National Security

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, This week, I was proud to vote to pass H.R.7520, the Protecting Americans’ Data from Foreign Adversaries Act. This bipartisan bill would protect our privacy and our national security by prohibiting the sale of our data to for…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
March 18, 2024 at 8:46 PM

Join me in celebrating Women's History Month

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, March is Women’s History Month, dedicated to honoring the countless women who have shaped our nation as trailblazers and shattered glass ceilings.  As we celebrate the progress we’ve made, we must also acknowledge that there…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
March 11, 2024 at 9:29 PM

I'm concerned about the USPS plan for South Jersey

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, I have many concerns about the Postal Service’s proposed changes to the South Jersey distribution center and the potential impact it may have on delivery times, small businesses, and jobs across the region. From an electric …
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
March 8, 2024 at 7:16 PM

Working for South Jersey: Week in Review

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, It was a busy week in Washington and back home in South Jersey. Yesterday, I was honored to welcome Yael Alexander, the mother of New Jerseyan Edan Alexander who remains held hostage by Hamas, as my guest to the State of the…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
February 28, 2024 at 4:23 PM

Should extremists in Congress put partisanship aside to avoid a government shutdown?

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Extremists in Congress are marching us toward a government shutdown that would damage the economy and hurt South Jersey working families. Do you agree they should put partisanship aside and keep the government open? Take my …
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
February 21, 2024 at 8:24 PM

Should Congress ban assault weapons?

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Last week’s horrific mass shooting in Kansas City was the 48th mass shooting in just 6 weeks of 2024. Do you agree that Congress should pass the Assault Weapons Ban & get weapons of war out of our communities? Take my su…
  Donald Norcross for Congress · [email protected]
February 13, 2024 at 7:56 PM

Protect Democracy

 Friend -  Republican disarray comes home to our district as yet another radical right candidate enters the race to represent you in Congress. Make no mistake, a Republican majority in Congress puts women’s access to healthcare in danger, restricts your access to a quality, affordable education no m…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
February 5, 2024 at 9:19 PM

Learn about federal financial aid and the 2024-2025 FAFSA

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Applying for financial aid and preparing for college can be difficult, but FAFSA can help. The Department of Education will be hosting a series of free webinars for South Jersey students and their families to learn about the…
  Donald Norcross for Congress · [email protected]
February 5, 2024 at 2:44 PM

Boosting American Manufacturing

 Friend -  Thanks to funding authorized by the CHIPS and Science Act, global tech companies are now focused on building vital semiconductor manufacturing facilities right here in the US.   I fought for this legislation because I believe that bringing manufacturing back to the US boosts our economy,…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
January 30, 2024 at 5:10 PM

Tips to Choose a Reputable Tax Preparer

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, As we get ready for tax filing season, it is important to avoid tax scams and pick a tax return preparer with the skills, education, and expertise to prepare your tax form properly. There are many types of tax preparers, suc…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
January 22, 2024 at 6:37 PM

Protecting Reproductive Freedom

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Overturning Roe v. Wade left millions without access to essential health care. With reproductive freedom under attack across the country, I'm fighting to re-establish a nationwide right to abortion. Take my survey to share y…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
January 8, 2024 at 11:07 PM

Let me know what issues matter to you

Priorities Survey HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Happy New Year! I’m proud of what we accomplished in 2023, from delivering $567 million in federal funding for South Jersey to passing my Buy American legislation that will support good-paying jobs and secur…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
December 29, 2023 at 7:34 PM

Happy Holidays from Congressman Norcross

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, I never thought that I would go from the construction site to Congress. Working as an electrician to support my family as a single father, I know firsthand what it means to balance work, family life, and a checkbook. I carry…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
December 7, 2023 at 10:10 PM

My Buy American Provision Secured in the 2024 NDAA

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, I’m proud to have secured my Buy American provision in the 2024 National Defense Authorization Act that will create good-paying American jobs, secure our domestic supply chain, strengthen our national security, and improve o…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
November 17, 2023 at 6:00 PM

Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, The narrative that you must go to a traditional 4-year college to make it in America just isn’t true. Whether you go to college, complete a job training program, or serve our great country in the military, your job is meaning…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
November 15, 2023 at 5:01 PM

Delivering for South Jersey: Celebrating 2 Years of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, I am proud to have helped champion and pass the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, which President Biden signed into law two years ago today. This bill is a historic investment in our nation’s infrastructure and is improving our …
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
November 10, 2023 at 1:37 PM

To Our Veterans Today and Everyday: Thank You

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, We owe an enormous debt of gratitude to our veterans who answered the call to serve and sacrificed so much to fight for and protect our nation. Our veterans deserve more than just “thank you.” Today and every day, we must h…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
November 6, 2023 at 5:58 PM

Open Enrollment for 2024 Health Coverage is Here

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Now is the time to get health care coverage for 2024. From November 1st to January 31st, you can renew, review, or enroll in health care coverage in the New Jersey marketplace at getcovered.nj.gov. Over the past two years, …
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
October 17, 2023 at 6:52 PM

Standing with Israel

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, I recently traveled to Israel as part of the first U.S. delegation since the Hamas attacks began. Alongside a bipartisan group of my colleagues, I met with Israeli leaders, including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, to sho…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
October 9, 2023 at 6:04 PM

ICYMI: Celebrating National Hydrogen Fuel Day and Our Green Energy Future

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, To celebrate National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day, I wrote about how, if selected, South Jersey's MACH 2 hydrogen hub would create good union jobs in the clean hydrogen economy and build healthier communities in our region. F…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
October 9, 2023 at 4:48 AM

Important Information for American Citizens in Israel

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, I condemn the unprovoked attack and invasion of Israel, one of our closest allies, by Iranian backed Hamas terrorists. Israel must be supported as they defend themselves against this attack. I stand firmly with Israel, and I…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
October 4, 2023 at 7:54 PM

A Message From Rep. Norcross on This Somber Moment for America

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, The motion to vacate the Speaker of the House was a serious and somber moment for our country.   Time and time again, Kevin McCarthy went back on his word to appease the most extreme members of his party. He proved to be un…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
September 27, 2023 at 10:28 PM

A message from Congressman Norcross about the looming government shutdown

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Americans expect leaders to work together to solve the problems people like you care about. As a member of the Problem Solvers Caucus, I stand ready to work together to prevent a federal government shutdown, but Republicans w…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
September 22, 2023 at 10:11 PM

Resources for Tropical Storm Ophelia

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Please stay weather aware this weekend as impacts from Tropical Storm Ophelia are expected in South Jersey, including strong winds, heavy rain, and a risk of coastal flooding. Below are a few resources to stay updated as the…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
August 31, 2023 at 9:01 PM

One Year Later, the Inflation Reduction Act is Delivering for South Jersey

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, It’s been one year since House Democrats passed the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) - a landmark bill that is lowering costs for working families and building a more equitable and sustainable future for America.   Thanks to th…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
August 15, 2023 at 8:48 PM

Important Information About NJ FamilyCare

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, As you may know, New Jersey has begun a year-long process of renewing Medicaid eligibility for everyone enrolled in NJ FamilyCare. If you are a member of NJ FamilyCare, you should expect to receive a mailer with instructions…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
August 11, 2023 at 4:24 PM

Veterans - apply for PACT Act benefits today!

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, I am writing to inform you that the Department of Veterans Affairs has extended the deadline to file for backdated PACT Act benefits to Monday, August 14th, 2023. As you may know, Congress passed the PACT Act last year to …
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
August 1, 2023 at 9:11 PM

July Wrap-Up

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Every month of the year, I’m focused on fighting for South Jersey. From hosting my 6th Annual Constituent Services Fair to introducing a bill to raise the minimum wage, here are some of my highlights from July!  Helping Yo…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
July 21, 2023 at 2:35 PM

Important Information About Veterans Benefits

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Last year, Congress passed the PACT Act to expand access to health care benefits for the millions of veterans who were exposed to burn pits, Agent Orange and other toxic substances during their service.  I was proud to pass…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
July 19, 2023 at 7:09 PM

Inviting You to My 6th Annual Constituent Services Fair

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, I am writing to remind you that my annual Constituent Services Fair is happening this Tuesday, July 25th, at Camden County College, Blackwood Campus! There will be over 100 representatives from federal, state, and local agenc…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
July 6, 2023 at 2:02 AM

You're Invited to My Annual Constituent Services Fair on July 25th!

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend,  I’m hosting my annual Constituent Services Fair on Tuesday, July 25th at Camden County College with more than 100 representatives from local, state, and federal agencies! Join us to ask questions or get assistance with any i…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
June 29, 2023 at 12:11 AM

Fighting for the LGBTQ+ Community

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, Happy Pride! This month, we celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and reflect on the work of the courageous activists who sparked a powerful movement for equal rights that continues today. While much progress has been made, we must…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
June 13, 2023 at 7:57 PM

A Message from Congressman Norcross about I-95

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear Friend, As you may know, early Sunday morning a vehicle fire in Philadelphia caused a portion of I-95 to collapse. I am grateful to the first responders who secured the scene. My team is in touch with local, state, and federal offic…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
May 5, 2023 at 9:29 PM

South Jersey's Clean Energy Future

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear John, Combatting the climate crisis is best done by creating jobs and making an American-made economy that supercharges new industries and protects our children’s future. This week, I spoke at Rowan University to discuss how federal i…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
May 1, 2023 at 4:52 PM

Putting Workers Front and Center

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear John, Recently, I stood shoulder to shoulder with construction workers to re-launch the Bipartisan Building Trades Caucus. As someone who began their career on construction sites, I know that an American-made economy begins with Ame…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
April 24, 2023 at 5:37 PM

Some Good News from the New Congress

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear John, As I mark 100 days in the 118th Congress, I wanted to share some good news on my work for South Jersey. I’ll always be committed to getting South Jersey families their fair share, and these are just a few recent highlights.  …
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
March 29, 2023 at 6:10 PM

ICYMI: Drinking Water is Safe in South Jersey

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear John, In case you missed it, there was a latex chemical spill near Bristol, Pennsylvania, last Friday that prompted local and state officials to begin monitoring water quality in the Delaware River and the drinking water in South Jers…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
March 6, 2023 at 5:09 PM

Modernizing Opioid Treatment and Saving Lives

HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA Dear John, Every life saved, every step taken toward ending the opioid epidemic is worth it. That’s why I'm fighting to increase access to methadone, an evidence-based and life-saving medicine that is proven to be incredibly effective in …
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
February 20, 2023 at 6:19 PM

My Week: Camden➡️Blackwood➡️Winslow

News from Representative Donald Norcross Open in browser     Open in plain text     Forward   HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA   Dear John, With the start of a new Congress, it’s important to remember our accomplishments and look at the ways we can…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
February 7, 2023 at 4:47 PM

What I'm Watching for at Tonight's State of the Union

News from Representative Donald Norcross Open in browser     Open in plain text     Forward   HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA   Dear John, Tonight, I will join my colleagues to hear President Biden’s State of the Union address. I'm excited to brin…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
January 16, 2023 at 6:26 PM

Celebrating Dr. King's Legacy in South Jersey

News from Representative Donald Norcross Open in browser     Open in plain text     Forward   HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA   Dear John, Today, our nation celebrates an American icon: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. His courage and wisdom were instr…
  Donald Norcross for Congress · [email protected]
December 13, 2022 at 9:02 PM

The Respect For Marriage Act is Personal for Me

Friend,  Last week, I spoke on the House floor about how personal passing the Respect for Marriage Act is for me and my family. Below is my full statement from the floor:  "Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I rise today to speak on behalf of marriage equality. Although the bills we write and pass regularly …
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
December 9, 2022 at 1:43 AM

Save Money with the Inflation Reduction Act

    The latest from Congressman Norcross Dear Mr. xxxxxx, I voted for the Inflation Reduction Act to make two things clear: Clean energy lowers costs and makes our nation more energy independent. The legislation empowers hardworking Americans to buy Americ…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
December 5, 2022 at 8:11 PM

Fighting Special Interests and the Opioid Epidemic

News from Representative Donald Norcross Open in browser     Open in plain text     Forward   HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA   Fighting The Opioid Epidemic What do you think? Do you think opioid addiction treatment should only be accessible in cl…
  Donald Norcross for Congress · [email protected]
November 24, 2022 at 1:15 PM

Coming Together To Give Thanks

Friend,  We come together to give thanks for the many blessings we share and search for ways in which we can work together to form a more perfect union. Wishing everyone a happy and healthy Thanksgiving!  -Congressman Donald Norcross Paid for by Donald Norcross for Congress. Donald Norcross for C…
  Congressman Donald Norcross · [email protected]
November 11, 2022 at 6:19 PM

More Than a Thank You

News from Representative Donald Norcross Open in browser     Open in plain text     Forward   HOME CONTACT SERVICES MEDIA   More Than a Thank You What do you think? Do you support expanding health care to veterans suffering from toxic burn pit…
  Donald Norcross for Congress · [email protected]
November 9, 2022 at 3:05 AM

Thank you South Jersey!

Thank you voters of New Jersey's first Congressional District for re-electing me to serve you in the U.S. House of Representatives. I am deeply honored and humbled to continue to represent South Jersey - the place that I have called home my entire life.  We now set our sights on the challenges ahe…