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June 19, 2018 Press Release

South Amboy, N.J. – Today at TelTech, a South Amboy startup working to combat robocalls, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) and consumer advocates discussed the urgent need to enact legislation stopping unwanted robocalls. Pallone has introduced the Stopping Bad Robocalls Act (H.R. 6026), which will widen the definition of a robocall and strengthen enforcement provisions.

June 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) today led a letter to Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) ,Chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, and to Rep.

June 12, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr.’s (NJ-06) bill to provide increased funding to combat illicit opioid importation today passed the House of Representatives unanimously.

June 7, 2018 Press Release
An Estimated 18 Billion Unwanted Calls Were Placed in the U.S. in 2017
May 31, 2018 Press Release

New Brunswick, NJ — Today, Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. (NJ-06) and Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), Piscataway Mayor Brian C. Wahler and state and local officials called on Congress to act on common sense solutions to reduce gun violence. In April, Watson Coleman introduced the Handgun Licensing and Registration Act of 2018, with Pallone as an original cosponsor.

May 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced that Rutgers University has been awarded a National Science Foundation grant of $177,318.

May 21, 2018 Press Release

Neptune, NJ — Today at Fulfill (the Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean County), Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), state and local officials and nutrition advocates voiced their opposition to cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in the Republican Farm Bill. While Pallone and House Democrats helped defeat H.R.

May 17, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr.’s (NJ-06) bill to increase funding to combat illicit opioid importation today passed the House Energy and Commerce Committee.


In The News

September 28, 2013 In The News
A new U.S. Congressional bill that would help ensure the safety of compounded drugs and the nation’s pharmaceutical supply chain deserves support, said U.S. Rep. Frank J. Pallone Jr., D-N.J., the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee.
September 6, 2013 In The News
Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced $2,166,337.45 in new Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funding to reimburse Sayreville for emergency protective measures to clean sewers, perform search and rescue operations, evacuations and secure temporary facilities for facilities destroyed or damaged as a result of Superstorm Sandy.
September 5, 2013 In The News
Some lawmakers, including Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. (D-N.J.) and the late Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg (D-N.J.), have complained to Mr. Obama that seismic air gun testing is only the first step toward a full embrace of offshore drilling.
August 7, 2013 In The News
New Jersey Congressmen Frank Pallone, Jr. and Frank A. LoBiondo joined with representatives from Atlantic City’s casino industry and local elected officials on the Atlantic City Boardwalk in support of legalized sports betting.
August 2, 2013 In The News
A contractor has been selected to begin repairing levees and removing debris left in superstorm Sandy’s wake, according to an announcement from the office of Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J.
July 18, 2013 In The News
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced $1,036,717 in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funding to Bayshore Regional Sewerage Authority (BRSA) to repair Superstorm Sandy damage to three of their facilities: the Main Pump Station, the Maintenance Building, and the Grit Facility.
July 18, 2013 In The News
With an assist from Congressman Frank Pallone, the borough has already received $7 million in federal funds from FEMA.
July 12, 2013 In The News
“SNAP is our nation’s most important anti-hunger safety net program and is one of the most effective and efficient federal programs, with one of the lowest – if not the lowest – rates of fraud, waste and abuse,”
July 11, 2013 In The News
“Millions of Americans benefit from Medicare’s drug coverage program each year, which is why it’s imperative that checks are in place to prevent fraud and abuse as well as to protect patients. We cannot allow Medicare’s prescription drug program to be compromised at taxpayer expense.
June 26, 2013 In The News
"The Supreme Court has held what I have been arguing for more than a decade — DOMA is unconstitutional," he said in a statement. "Yet it is still just one step in the march towards total equality for all Americans.