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October 7, 2019 Press Release
Spending on prescription drugs in New Jersey rose 58 percent between 2012 and 2017

September 24, 2019 Press Release
“It’s time for Congress to exercise its constitutional authority and impeach the president in order to protect the rule of law and our democracy.”

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) released the following statement:

September 16, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Has Legislation to Address the Youth Tobacco Epidemic & His Committee Is Investigating E-Cigarette Manufacturers

Long Branch, N.J. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) issued the following statement in response to the increase of vaping-related deaths and illnesses:

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September 13, 2019 Press Release
Today marks the 25th Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act

Long Branch, N.J. – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced two federal grants totaling nearly $1 million for legal assistance to survivors of domestic violence and children who are exposed to domestic violence, as well as a new prevention program and public awareness campaign.

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September 11, 2019 Press Release
Pallone advocated on House Floor for permanent moratorium on oil and gas exploration

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) applauded House passage of a permanent offshore drilling ban along the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts. H.R. 1941, the Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act, would place a permanent moratorium on oil and gas exploration in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans’ outer continental shelves. 

September 6, 2019 Press Release

Long Branch, N.J. – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced today that the West Long Branch EMS has been awarded nearly $50,000 in federal grant funding from the Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) program. The grant will enhance West Long Branch’s ability to protect the health and safety of the public through improved communication.

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August 28, 2019 Press Release

Secaucus, NJ-- Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) issued the following statement this afternoon after joining Governor Murphy and other federal and state elected officials calling on the Trump Administration to stop delaying the urgently needed Portal Bridge project and Gateway Tunnel.

August 22, 2019 Press Release

Keyport, N.J. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) joined local leaders and environmentalists to update the public on his legislation to protect coastal communities from the effects of climate change, including sea level rise and biodiversity loss, while sequestering carbon emissions.

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