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May 9, 2013

After Sandy Roundup: Toms River house fire, more funds for cleanup and a harrowing rescue | The Star Ledger

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

Dems Push Regulators on Arsenic in Fruit Juice | The Hill

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

Dept. of Interior allocates Sandy aid to rebuild parks, refuges | Asbury Park Press

“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

Rep. Pallone: The Tea Party Focus on Deficit Reduction is 'Very Wrong' |

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

Sandy Hook roads, most parking will be repaved by Memorial Day |

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.

May 5, 2013

Historic Beach Project Set to Begin at Jersey Shore | NBC 10 Philadelphia

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 3, 2013

Pallone Announces More Than $8 million in Grants for Repairs, Reimbursed Services Because of Sandy | My Central

U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J. 6th) on Thursday announced more than $8 million in federal grants for repairs and reimbursements for emergency measures performed because of Hurricane Sandy.

May 1, 2013

Sandy Hook Re-Opens Six Months After Sandy | Asbury Park Press

“Sandy Hook is very much a symbol of the Jersey Shore, and the fact the Park Service is able to open it today is a sign that we're resilient and open for business,” said U. S. Rep. Frank Pallone.

Apr 23, 2013

New Brunswick Gets $1 Million From FEMA to Cover Sandy Costs |

FEMA will pay New Brunswick $1,066,166 to help cover emergency costs incurred during Hurricane Sandy, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. announced Friday.

Apr 18, 2013

House GOP Hypocrites For Criticizing 'Obamacare' Efforts | The Washington Times

Issues: Health Care

Rep. Frank Pallone said Thursday it is “a little crazy” for House Republicans to criticize the Obama administration’s efforts to implement and educate the public about the federal health care law, considering they’ve denied it funding and try to dismantle it at every turn.