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October 13, 2021 Press Release

(Erie County, N.Y.) – Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) released the following statement after it was announced the United States would be opening our side of the land border for non-essential travel to fully vaccinated Canadians in November.

 

October 12, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) led 50 House colleagues in calling for the Social Security Administration and the American Federation of Government Employees to immediately develop a plan to reopen in-person Social Security services in the more than 1,500 locations around the country.

September 10, 2021 Press Release

(Erie County, N.Y.) – Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) released the following statement regarding President Biden’s announcement of vaccine mandates. 
 

August 20, 2021 Press Release

(Erie County, N.Y.) – Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) released the following statement after the Biden administration announced yet another extension of the U.S. – Canadian border restrictions until at least September 21st, 2021.

 

July 7, 2021 Press Release


(Erie County, N.Y.) – Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) is announcing $9,050,000 in United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) rural water funding for the Town of Pembroke.

“It is important to bring municipal water to every resident in the Town of Pembroke and to do it at a reasonable cost. This funding helps the town in accomplishing that,"
Thomas Schneider Jr., Town of Pembroke Supervisor said.

June 6, 2021 Press Release

(Niagara County, N.Y.) – At a press conference today at the Queenston Lewiston Bridge, Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) called for transparency on reopening deliberations and a plan to allow families to reunite on June 22nd of this month when the current travel restrictions expire. Jacobs was joined by families who have been separated by the border closures. 

 

May 20, 2021 Press Release

 

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) cosponsored the Broadband for Rural America Act developed by the House Agriculture Committee.

 

May 20, 2021 Press Release

 

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) released the following statement in response to the Canadian announcement the US – Canadian Border would remain closed until June 21st, 2021.

 

April 22, 2021 Press Release

 

(Erie County, N.Y.) – Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) is announcing $18,729,000 in funding from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has been awarded to the towns of Bethany and Pembroke to update and development rural water systems.

 

April 6, 2021 Press Release

 

(Erie County, N.Y.) – Congressman Chris Jacobs (NY-27) led a letter with Congressmembers Claudia Tenney (NY-22), Andrew Garbarino (NY-02), Lee Zeldin (NY-01), and Nicole Malliotakis (NY-11) in calling on Governor Cuomo to release billions in rental assistance funding allocated to New York State by Congress in December.