Long Branch, NJ --- U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today requested that both the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Department of Transportation work together to develop a system for notifying local officials, law enforcement, and emergency planners of any rail shipments containing hazardous materials through their jurisdictions.
Long Branch, NJ --- In response to a series of recent indictments of public officials, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) said today that New Jersey needs to limit campaign contributions to developers in particular and corporations in general, as well as expand public financing of campaigns at every level of government.
Long Branch, NJ ---U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today announced that he had confirmed that the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) would begin work on a permanent extension of the Deal Lake flume by September, after the end of the summer beach season.
Washington, D.C. --- U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), ranking Democrat on the House Subcommittee on Fisheries and Oceans and co-founder of the Congressional Caucus on India and Indian Americans, today announced bipartisan efforts to examine the reasons behind a serious decline in India's wild tiger populations.
Ocean Grove, N.J. - United States Senators Jon S. Corzine and Frank R. Lautenberg (D-N.J.) and Representative Frank Pallone Jr. (D-6th Dist.) announced today they had re-introduced legislation that places a permanent ban on drilling off the Jersey Shore and all North and Mid-Atlantic states from Maine to Virginia.