Pascrell would ‘love to be’ Trade Subcommittee chair

Rep. Bill Pascrell on Monday told the New Jersey Globe that he’d “love to be” chair of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, of which he is ranking member. “I worked hard the two years, and folks will decide,” Pascrell said. “We'll see what happens.” With the recent trade war over tariffs between the China and the United States — not to mention upcoming changes to the country’s

Pascrell, Sires, Payne likely to get subcommittee chairs

Three New Jersey Democrats are expected to assume key subcommittee chairmanships when the 116th Congress convenes in January. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-Paterson) is in line to be chairman of the House Ways & Means Trade Subcommittee. Rep. Albio Sires (D-West New York) will likely become the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere. Rep. Donald Payne, Jr. (D-Newark) is appears poised to chair the House