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Mar 30, 2015 | My Central Jersey

Pallone Discusses College Affordability

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.

Oct 9, 2014 | The Hub

Advocates aim to extend 9/11 health care funding

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.

Aug 1, 2014 | NJ Spotlight

If Federal Children's Health Insurance Ends, NJ Families Will Have Much to Lose

More than a year ahead of deadline for program’s expiration, Pallone pushes to renew CHIP funding.

Jun 6, 2014 | The Star-Ledger

U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone serves breakfast to New Brunswick Middle School students

Issues: New Jersey

Congressman Frank Pallone met with New Brunswick Middle School students Thursday morning to observe the federally-funded “Breakfast After the Bell” program in action.

Apr 17, 2014 | The Star-Ledger

U.S. Rep Frank Pallone talks internet safety with Fords middle school students

Issues: New Jersey

Democratic Congressman Frank Pallone meets with middle school students this morning to teach them how to stay safe on the internet. Pallone is participating in the Online Safety Roadshow, a program from Google that aims to educate students and parents about online safety.

Feb 12, 2014 | The Star-Ledger

Middlesex County Utilities Authority to get $10.8 million in federal aid for Sandy repairs

The Middlesex County Utilities Authority will receive $10.8 million more in federal aid to continue its recovery from Hurricane Sandy, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone (D-6th Dist.) announced.

Oct 16, 2013

Threat of default devastating to economy: Rep. Pallone | Yahoo

Rep. Frank Pallone (D-NJ), and Rep. David Schweikert (R-AZ), share their focus right now as the House Republicans put off a vote on their latest proposal.

Sep 28, 2013

Bill calls for tracing compounded drugs to prevent contamination, Pallone says | Asbury Park Press

Issues: Health Care

A new U.S. Congressional bill that would help ensure the safety of compounded drugs and the nation’s pharmaceutical supply chain deserves support, said U.S. Rep. Frank J. Pallone Jr., D-N.J., the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee.

Sep 6, 2013

Pallone announces more than $2.1 million for Sayreville response efforts during Sandy |

Issues: Hurricane Sandy

Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced $2,166,337.45 in new Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funding to reimburse Sayreville for emergency protective measures to clean sewers, perform search and rescue operations, evacuations and secure temporary facilities for facilities destroyed or damaged as a result of Superstorm Sandy.

Sep 5, 2013

Editorial: Debate over seismic air guns should wait until science has spoken | The Washington Post

Issues: Environment

Some lawmakers, including Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. (D-N.J.) and the late Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg (D-N.J.), have complained to Mr. Obama that seismic air gun testing is only the first step toward a full embrace of offshore drilling.