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October 19, 2021 Press Release
Legislation Will Support Centers of Excellence at Universities Across the Country, Rutgers Already Playing Key Role

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06)’s bipartisan bill to improve drug quality, reduce drug shortages, and make pharmaceutical production more efficient passed the U.S. House of Representatives today.

October 13, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced today that schools and libraries in New Jersey will receive $20.9 million from the second round of funding from the Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) Emergency Connectivity Fund Program (ECF). Schools and libraries in New Jersey’s 6th Congressional District will receive a total of $184,337.85.

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October 5, 2021 Press Release

Toms River, NJ – Congressmen Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) and Andy Kim (NJ-03) held a press conference today on forgiveness of outstanding balances of Community Disaster Loans (CDLs) made to municipalities in New Jersey to help them recover from Superstorm Sandy.

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September 30, 2021 Press Release
House sends government operations bill to President’s desk that also includes billions for recovery efforts related to Hurricane Ida

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), and Andy Kim (NJ-03) secured forgiveness of outstanding balances of Community Disaster Loans (CDLs) made to municipalities in New Jersey to help them recover from Superstorm Sandy.

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September 28, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) today announced that federally qualified health centers in New Jersey will receive $17,761,572 from the American Rescue Plan. The funding will support construction, expansion, renovation, and other capital improvements to improve health care infrastructure.

September 27, 2021 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced today that the Army Corps of Engineers will begin beach replenishment in Deal, Allenhurst and Loch Arbour in November with an option for renourishment in Elberon.

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September 24, 2021 Press Release
Second Application Period Opens September 28

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced today that schools and libraries in New Jersey will receive $33.4 million from the Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) Emergency Connectivity Fund Program (ECF). Schools and libraries in New Jersey’s 6th Congressional District will receive over $5.3 million.

September 23, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr.’s (NJ-06) amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) passed the U.S. House of Representatives today. The amendment would help advance human rights around the world.

September 21, 2021 Press Release
The bill also includes billions for recovery efforts related to Hurricane Ida

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), and Andy Kim (NJ-03) today applauded House passage of a government operations spending bill that will help New Jersey recover from the devastation of natural disasters.

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