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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

May 30, 2013 In The News
Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced more than $7.6 million in federal funding to the township of Middletown and Sayreville for costs associated with loading, hauling and disposing of debris after Superstorm Sandy.
May 23, 2013 In The News
Congress must stand together and pass a bipartisan relief plan for Oklahoma as soon as possible. When Americans are harmed by massive disasters, Congress has always stepped in to provide aid right away without a protracted debate on spending.
May 23, 2013 In The News
“The delays of the Sandy aid package led by the House GOP were inexcusable and the victims of the tragedy in Oklahoma do not deserve to suffer the kind of stall tactics that have halted recovery efforts in New Jersey,” [Pallone] said.
May 10, 2013 In The News
The activists are calling on lawmakers to support the Clean Water Protection Act (CWPA), which would offer some basic protections for Appalachian streams. First introduced in 2002, the CWPA (H.R. 1837) was introduced again this week by Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. (D-N.J.) and currently has 45 co-sponsors.
May 9, 2013 In The News
More than $42 million in federal funds will help New Jersey repair parks, refuges and “other federal assets” torn apart by Hurricane Sandy, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone (D-6th Dist.) announced this week.
May 8, 2013 In The News
Reps. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) and Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) are calling for a speedy release of federal guidelines to reduce the amount of arsenic in fruit juice.
May 8, 2013 In The News
“I fought hard for the fast passage of an emergency Sandy aid bill in Congress that would fully address the need in New Jersey, and I’m relieved to see this funding being released for important projects and investments to help move our recovery forward,” said Pallone.
May 6, 2013 In The News
Rep. Frank Pallone: “Bottom line is that the right wing, and I say the Tea Party, has made deficit reduction the main priority – the main economic priority, and I will tell you point blank -- that I do not think it is.”
May 5, 2013 In The News
Pallone says the project will restore the beach to its original design profile and make it even wider than it was before Superstorm Sandy... Without the federal funds Congress approved because of the storm, much of the beach work would not be possible.
May 5, 2013 In The News
Last week, U.S. Sens Frank Lautenberg and Robert Menendez and Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-6th Dist.) announced an additional $2 million in funding to repair the unit’s roads, which were covered by sand – or in some cases washed out – by Hurricane Sandy.