Washington, D.C. --- In the latest example of Republican abuse of power in the U.S. House of Representatives, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Joe Barton (R-TX) refused today to allow a fair debate on an inquiry into Vice President Dick Cheney's secret energy task force.
Washington, D.C. --- U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today urged the Freehold Soil Conversation District to carefully monitor the soil on the large development now being constructed on the Elberon Ranch and the properties around it to prevent more soil from eroding and running into Takanasee Lake.
Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone (D-NJ) today announced the U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance has awarded a $38,566 federal grant to the New Brunswick Police Department to provide anti-gang prevention training programs to local schools.
Washington, D.C. --- U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today called on the National Park Service to take necessary steps to protect the existing structures at Fort Hancock from continued weather-related damage. Pallone made the formal request in a letter to Acting Superintendent of Sandy Hook Richard Wells.
"Today is a very difficult day for New Jersey and the McGreevey family. I commend Governor McGreevey for the courage to talk so openly about what had to be an extremely emotional and personal journey. For more than two years, Governor McGreevey has worked tirelessly to address the needs of all New Jerseyans."