Bonnie Watson Coleman Introduces Legislation Honoring Fallen Officer Brian Sicknick
Bonnie Watson Coleman Introduces Legislation Honoring Fallen Officer Brian Sicknick

U.S. Representatives Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) and Don Beyer (VA-8) today introduced a bipartisan House Resolution to posthumously award a Congressional Gold Medal honor United States Capitol Police Officer Brian D. Sicknick, who died from wounds received in the line of duty while defending the U.S. Capitol from attack on January 6th, 2021 . »Read More

Coronavirus
Coronavirus

Emergency information and resources, including unemployment and small business assistance here: »Read More

Washington Post OpEd: I’m 75. I had cancer. I got covid-19 because my GOP colleagues dismiss facts.
Washington Post OpEd: I’m 75. I had cancer. I got covid-19 because my GOP colleagues dismiss facts.

Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman published an OpEd in the Washington Post calling out Republican colleagues for their refusal to wear masks and acknowledge facts, leading to the endangerment of the public and their peers. »Read More

Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act passes the House
Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act passes the House

Legislation authorizes $805 million in grants and other funding to support research, improving the pipeline of culturally competent providers, build outreach programs that reduce stigma, and develop a training program for providers to effectively manage disparities. »Read More

Press Release
Press Release

Reps. Watson Coleman, Pallone, Sires and Espaillat Lead Introduction of Commonsense Gun Violence Prevention Legislation »Read More

Latest News

Stay up to date on the latest in press releases, news, and events

View More
Press Releases

Reps. Watson Coleman and Bush Introduce Federal Bill to De...

June 15, 2021

Today, ahead of Thursday’s 50th Anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s declaration of the “war on drugs,” Representatives Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) and Cori Bush (MO-1) introduced the Drug Polic... »Read More

Press Releases

Reps. Watson Coleman, Pallone, Sires and Espaillat Lead In...

June 4, 2021

Today, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) along with co-sponsors Congressmen Frank Pallone (NJ-6), Albio Sires (NJ-8) and Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) reintroduced the Handgun Licensing and Regi... »Read More

Press Releases

Congresswoman Watson Coleman Leads Bipartisan Letter Calli...

May 27, 2021

Today, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ), along with a bipartisan group of 29 members of the House of Representatives sent a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland urging him to reverse a... »Read More

Press Releases

Rep. Watson Coleman Votes to Uncover the Truth of January ...

May 19, 2021

Today, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) voted for H.R. 3233, legislation to establish an independent, bipartisan 9/11-type commission to examine and report upon the facts, causes and securi... »Read More

Press Releases

Watson Coleman Introduces Filer Voter Act to Aid Americans...

May 17, 2021

Today, on Tax Day, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) introduced the Filer Voter Act to make it easier to register to vote. The bill would allow voters to register to vote when they file thei... »Read More

Press Releases

House Passes Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act on a Wid...

May 12, 2021

Today, by a vote of 349-74, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 1475, the Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act, bipartisan legislation authored by Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) and introduce... »Read More

Press Releases

Watson Coleman Reintroduces the Healthy MOM Act to Add Spe...

May 11, 2021

On the heels of Mother’s Day, Representative Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) re-introduced legislation to expand healthcare options for expectant mothers. The bill, the Healthy Maternal and Obstetric Me... »Read More

Voting Record

View my recent votes and find legislation I am sponsoring and co-sponsoring.

Stay Connected

Connect With Me

Enter your email below to sign up for my newsletter and receive the latest updates from my office.