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May 12, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) released the following statement on the introduction of The Heroes Act in the House of Representatives today:

May 8, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) and Congressman Andy Kim (NJ-03) today introduced the Security After Sandy Act that would forgive debt owed to the federal government by municipalities and homeowners recovering from Superstorm Sandy. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) will introduce a companion bill in the Senate.

May 7, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced that 24 community health centers in New Jersey will receive over $11 million to expand coronavirus testing capacity. The funds will allow the community health centers to purchase personal protective equipment and tests, increase contact tracing, and expand walk-up or drive-thru testing.

May 7, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ -- Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) today announced more than $11 million in federal funding that will provide aid to commercial fishing businesses, charter and for-hire fishing businesses, aquaculture operations, processors, and other fishery-related businesses in New Jersey.

May 4, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced that over $2 million in funding from the CARES Act will be awarded to support public housing and operations in New Jersey’s 6th Congressional District during the coronavirus pandemic.

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May 4, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced that New Jersey hospitals will receive over $1.7 billion from the Provider Relief Fund established in the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that he helped pass in the House of Representatives in March.

April 29, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) today announced that the 6th Congressional District Annual High School Art Competition is officially underway. As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, the competition will take place virtually this year.

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April 24, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01), and Congressman Tom Malinowski (NJ-07) sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting additional federal funding to expand coronavirus testing, surveillance and contact tracing in New Jersey.

April 24, 2020 Press Release

Long Branch, NJ – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) and Congressman Andy Kim (NJ-03) demanded that the Trump Administration fairly and quickly distribute financial aid to the fishing industries in states like New Jersey that have incurred greater economic losses as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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In The News

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.
April 26, 2016 In The News
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-6th Dist.) visited Boyt Drugs pharmacy in Metuchen to discuss legislation combating the growing heroin epidemic in New Jersey.
March 30, 2015 In The News
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J., 6th District, hosted a roundtable discussion with student leaders at Rutgers University Monday to talk about the challenges many undergraduate and graduate students face attempting to finance their education.
October 9, 2014 In The News
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. (D-6) said in an Oct. 3 interview he is hoping to extend the bill that provides specialized health care and financial compensation for 9/11 first responders. “It is important that we don’t forget these first responders and other people who put their life on the line, and we have to make sure that they are treated,” he said.

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