WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) made the following statement on the shooting that killed five police officers and wounded several others and a civilian in Dallas.
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, led Democratic efforts to advance bipartisan legislation to address the nationwide opioid epidemic through the House of Representatives.
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), and 21 of their colleagues sent a bipartisan letter asking that FEMA fulfill its legal obligation to provide oversight of the private insurance companies that participate in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), top Democrat of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, led Democratic efforts to advance mental health reform legislation through the House of Representatives. H.R. 2646, the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act, passed the House by a vote of 422-2.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced today that the Monmouth Beach Fire Co. will receive a $161,755 fire grant. The grant money will be spent on operations and safety programs, including personal protective equipment. The grant will be awarded by the Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG).
Washington D.C.- Today Congressman Frank Pallone (NJ-06) and six bipartisan colleagues in the New Jersey Congressional delegation sent a letter to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) raising serious concerns over proposed seismic testing off the coast of New Jersey.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker (both D-N.J.), and U.S. Representatives Frank Pallone, Jr. (N.J.-06), Bill Pascrell, Jr. (N.J.-09), Albio Sires (N.J.-08), Donald Payne, Jr. (N.J.-10), Donald Norcoss (N.J.-01) and Bonnie Watson Coleman (N.J.-12), today announced that the U.S.
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ– Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) held a sit-in and conversation on gun violence in his New Brunswick office with his constituents, local elected officials and advocates for reducing gun violence. The event was a continuation of the sit-in held on the floor of the House of Representatives last week, which lasted 26 hours.
Washington, DC --- Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced that The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities at Rutgers University has received a Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disorders (LEND) Training Program grant totaling $2,200,000 over five years.
Long Branch, NJ –Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Choice Neighborhoods Initiative will award Asbury Park with $500,000 in Federal Grants aimed at revitalizing the West Side in Asbury Park.