Washington, D.C. --- U.S. Reps. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Joe Knollenberg (R-MI), co-chairmen of the Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues, today announced a Capitol Hill event in Washington to commemorate the 90th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.
Washington, D.C. --- U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today called on the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to investigate the improper allocation of port security funds by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Washington, D.C. --- With Fort Monmouth preparing to reduce contractor staffing in the face of approximately $11 million in budget cuts this fiscal year, U.S. Reps. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Rush Holt (D-NJ) today voiced their opposition to the cuts that will impact support service contractors at the Fort.
Washington, D.C. --- U.S. Sen. Jon S. Corzine (D-NJ) and U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today introduced comprehensive legislation in the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives respectively that establishes a global tsunami warning system and calls for long-term assistance and relief to victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami in South Asia.
"Mr. Speaker, this Sunday, February 20th, 2005 will mark the 17th anniversary of the modern day liberation movement of the people of the Nagorno Karabakh (NK). Seventeen years ago the people of NK petitioned the Soviet government to correct historical injustices and reunite them with their compatriots in Armenia.