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August 13, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) led the entire New Jersey delegation in the U.S. of Representatives in demanding that the Trump Administration reverse its decision to cut federal funding for the National Guard.

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August 7, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) today blasted Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corporation, for its “abysmal” response to electric power outages in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias.

August 6, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) and Congressman Andy Kim (NJ-3) led their New Jersey colleagues in a bipartisan letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy today calling for funding to help the fishing industry in the next coronavirus relief package.

July 31, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Representatives Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), and Andy Kim (NJ-03) today applauded House passage of an appropriations bill that provides relief for families currently required to pay back disaster relief funds they received after Superstorm Sandy.

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July 30, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), Congressman Joe Kennedy (MA-04), Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton (VA-10), and Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) today wrote to the Trump Administration opposing its proposal that would allow discrimination against transgender Americans seeking emergency and temporary shelter.

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July 28, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced today that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a contract for the dredging of Cheesequake Creek. Work is expected to begin as early as August and take one month to complete.

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July 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) today applauded House passage of an appropriations bill for fiscal year 2021 that included a provision that would ban offshore drilling. In May, Pallone sent a letter requesting the drilling ban be included in the appropriations bill. 

July 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) today applauded House passage of an appropriations bill for fiscal year 2021 that directs funding to a demining program in Artsakh in Armenia. The HALO Trust is an international humanitarian organization that clears landmines and explosives from war-torn communities.

July 21, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) today announced that more than 100 nonprofit faith organizations in New Jersey will receive $9,594,806 for security enhancements.

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July 20, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – An amendment offered by Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) was adopted by the U.S. House of Representatives today. The amendment would enhance protections for human rights around the world.

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In The News

July 11, 2016 In The News
Congressman Frank Pallone (NJ-06) announces a federal grant aimed at increasing services for children with autism and other related disabilities.
July 8, 2016 In The News
Rep. Frank Pallone sends a letter to FEMA Administrator Fugate with 23 U.S. House Members asking the agency to increase its oversight on private insurance companies.
June 6, 2016 In The News
The House Energy and Commerce Committee, to which Congressman Frank Pallone is a ranking member, found that the NFL withheld funding for CTE research in an attempt to influence the resulting data.
June 6, 2016 In The News
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J., 6th District, advocates for a chewing tobacco ban in Major League Baseball.
June 2, 2016 In The News
Representative Pallone along with Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker successfully removed the Atlantic Ocean from the "Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program."
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June 1, 2016 In The News
Representative Frank Pallone visited a telecommunications tower in Edison to discuss the Securing Access to Networks in Disasters Act (SANDy).
May 24, 2016 In The News
Representative Frank Pallone states that the NFL's attempts to influence the NIH threatened to compromise the integrity of CTE research.
May 23, 2016 In The News
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-6th Dist.) meets on steps of Highland Park high school to show support for transgender rights.
May 6, 2016 In The News
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., (D-NJ)., 6th District, sends letter to FEMA Director Fugate calling for the agency to take "swift action" regarding private insurance company fraud, along with six other New Jersey Representatives.
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May 4, 2016 In The News
Congressman Pallone calls for sports organizations to come up with rules reducing concussions in young athletes.

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