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After Sandy Roundup: Toms River house fire, more funds for cleanup and a harrowing rescue | The Star Ledger
More than $42 million in federal funds will help New Jersey repair parks, refuges and “other federal assets” torn apart by Hurricane Sandy, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone (D-6th Dist.) announced this week.
Reps. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) and Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) are calling for a speedy release of federal guidelines to reduce the amount of arsenic in fruit juice.
“I fought hard for the fast passage of an emergency Sandy aid bill in Congress that would fully address the need in New Jersey, and I’m relieved to see this funding being released for important projects and investments to help move our recovery forward,” said Pallone.
Rep. Frank Pallone: “Bottom line is that the right wing, and I say the Tea Party, has made deficit reduction the main priority – the main economic priority, and I will tell you point blank -- that I do not think it is.”
Last week, U.S. Sens Frank Lautenberg and Robert Menendez and Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-6th Dist.) announced an additional $2 million in funding to repair the unit’s roads, which were covered by sand – or in some cases washed out – by Hurricane Sandy.
Pallone says the project will restore the beach to its original design profile and make it even wider than it was before Superstorm Sandy... Without the federal funds Congress approved because of the storm, much of the beach work would not be possible.
Pallone Announces More Than $8 million in Grants for Repairs, Reimbursed Services Because of Sandy | My Central Jersey.com
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J. 6th) on Thursday announced more than $8 million in federal grants for repairs and reimbursements for emergency measures performed because of Hurricane Sandy.
“Sandy Hook is very much a symbol of the Jersey Shore, and the fact the Park Service is able to open it today is a sign that we're resilient and open for business,” said U. S. Rep. Frank Pallone.
FEMA will pay New Brunswick $1,066,166 to help cover emergency costs incurred during Hurricane Sandy, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. announced Friday.
Rep. Frank Pallone said Thursday it is “a little crazy” for House Republicans to criticize the Obama administration’s efforts to implement and educate the public about the federal health care law, considering they’ve denied it funding and try to dismantle it at every turn.