Stories tagged: "Rep. Andy Kim"

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Rep. Andy Kim Calls for Ballots Drop Boxes to Keep All Voters Safe

New Jersey voters can drop their ballots in drop boxes this election. While the coronavirus pandemic in the United States slowly improves every day, the country isn’t out of the clear just yet. But with the general election less than two months away, how will people cast their votes without catching COVID-19? Rep. Andy Kim...

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Rep. Andy Kim Secures $150,000 for New Jersey First Responders

First responders play an incredibly important role in the coronavirus pandemic. Rep. Andy Kim (D-NJ) is making sure that they get the personal protection equipment that they need.

Rep. Andy Kim, D-N.J., speaks during a House Small Business Committee hearing on oversight of the Small Business Administration and Department of Treasury pandemic programs on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, July 17, 2020. (Erin Scott/Pool via AP)
Rep. Kim Calls on Fed to Include Mid-Sized Businesses in COVID Relief

Rep. Andy Kim (D-NJ) is teaming up with other legislators to aid struggling small and mid-sized businesses who may be accidentally left behind in terms COVID-19 relief programs.  Kim was joined by other Democratic members of the New Jersey House delegation to call on the Federal Reserve to expand the eligibility criteria for the Main...

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Clinics and Hospitals for Veterans Have Been Delayed Nationwide. Rep. Kim Is Working to Change That.

Rep. Andy Kim (D-NJ) has teamed up with legislators across party lines to fix the Veteran Affairs’ leasing process for hospitals and doctors’ offices, which has led to decades-long cost overruns and delays. Kim sent a letter to Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, along with other members of Congress, writing on behalf of “nearly half...

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Rep. Andy Kim’s Bill Would Make Public Big Companies That Got COVID Relief Funds

Rep. Andy Kim (D-NJ) wants the Small Business Administration to publicly release a list of the big companies that got federal funding during the coronavirus pandemic.

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The Postal Service Could Run Out of Money. Here’s What Rep. Andy Kim is Doing About It.

Rep. Andy Kim wants Congress to make sure the U.S Postal Service keeps running for decades to come.  In recent years, the postal service has been inching closer to running out of money. Over the last 11 years, the postal service has lost a total of $69 billion and has seen it expenses grow faster...

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Rep. Andy Kim Urges Officials to Make it Easier For Small Businesses to Get Federal Relief Loans

Rep. Andy Kim wants small businesses to have an easier time getting critical funding and support from the federal government, especially through the Small Business Administration.  Kim wrote a letter urging Treasury and SBA officials to make numerous improvements to how local small businesses access the money Congress is trying to give them in an...