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Congressman Donald Norcross
Representing the First Congressional District of New Jersey

Born and raised in South Jersey, Donald Norcross is committed to improving the lives of working families. He is a member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce and the House Armed Services Committee. He serves as Assistant Whip in the 115th Congress and is a founding member of the bipartisan Building Trades Caucus. An electrician by trade, Donald worked for years installing power lines in refineries and on the tops of bridges. He rose through the ranks and eventually became assistant business manager for Local 351 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and President of the Southern New Jersey AFL-CIO, where he advocated on behalf of thousands of hardworking men and women for nearly 20 years. Donald and his wife Andrea live in Camden City and are the proud parents of three grown children and grandparents of two.