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September 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) released the following statement:

September 16, 2019 Press Release

Long Branch, N.J. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) issued the following statement in response to the increase of vaping-related deaths and illnesses:

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September 13, 2019 Press Release

Long Branch, N.J. – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced two federal grants totaling nearly $1 million for legal assistance to survivors of domestic violence and children who are exposed to domestic violence, as well as a new prevention program and public awareness campaign.

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September 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) applauded House passage of a permanent offshore drilling ban along the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts. H.R. 1941, the Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act, would place a permanent moratorium on oil and gas exploration in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans’ outer continental shelves. 

September 6, 2019 Press Release

Long Branch, N.J. – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced today that the West Long Branch EMS has been awarded nearly $50,000 in federal grant funding from the Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) program. The grant will enhance West Long Branch’s ability to protect the health and safety of the public through improved communication.

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August 28, 2019 Press Release

Secaucus, NJ-- Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) issued the following statement this afternoon after joining Governor Murphy and other federal and state elected officials calling on the Trump Administration to stop delaying the urgently needed Portal Bridge project and Gateway Tunnel.

August 22, 2019 Press Release

Keyport, N.J. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) joined local leaders and environmentalists to update the public on his legislation to protect coastal communities from the effects of climate change, including sea level rise and biodiversity loss, while sequestering carbon emissions.

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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.
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June 26, 2013 In The News
“These grants through HUD’s Housing Counseling Assistance Program will help to provide New Jersey’s families and individuals with the resources they need to be responsible tenants or homeowners.”
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June 26, 2013 In The News
“Firefighters and first responders deserve the best equipment and training we can provide while they risk their lives to protect us every day,” said Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J. “I commend Deal Fire Company No. 2 for putting together this winning grant application, and I thank them for the high quality service the firefighters provide our community.”
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June 21, 2013 In The News
“Unfortunately, superstorm Sandy made the conditions of some of our beaches go from bad to worse, but once this project is complete, our beaches will be replenished and wider than they were even before the storm,” Pallone said. “I have fought for these projects for years, and I’m pleased to finally see progress.”
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June 5, 2013 In The News
“These FEMA loans will help keep our local governments up and running after their budgets suffered big financial hits due to Sandy,” Pallone said in the release. “New Jersey residents and homeowners have suffered too much due to this disaster, and I’m relieved that these funds will help make sure that basic municipal services are not jeopardized as well.”
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June 5, 2013 In The News
As a result of urging by U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J. 6th District, the RBS site was placed on the Superfund National Priorities List in 2009. Pallone long has prioritized the cleanup of this lead contaminated site so the local community may once again access the waterfront area without worry of health hazards.
May 31, 2013 In The News
Plans have been finalized to clean up a toxic waste site on Raritan Bay. New Jersey Congressman Frank Pallone made the announcement Friday at the Raritan Bay Slag Superfund site in Old Bridge with representatives of the Environmental Protection Agency.
May 31, 2013 In The News
“As communities continue to piece themselves together after Sandy, these grants help to lessen the financial hit that our local governments still continue to face,” Pallone said in a news release.
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May 31, 2013 In The News
"Cleaning this site will be a positive force for the local economy, creating jobs and, once finished, yielding a safe public park and beach for all to enjoy," Rep. Frank Pallone said Friday. "I commend EPA for their hard work on this site despite the potential for serious setbacks due to damage done by Hurricane Sandy."
May 30, 2013 In The News
“The New Jersey Technology Solutions Center has leveraged the initial $3 million federal funding it received into over $13 million in government contracts that are creating jobs in New Jersey, with more projects still in the planning stages,” [Pallone] said in a statement. “The quality jobs created by these contracts are crucial to the ongoing economic recovery in our state.”

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