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May 20, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today applauded the announcement from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that it is modernizing its Nutrition Facts label for packaged foods. The new label will present consumers with clearer information on serving sizes and added sugars, among other improvements.
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May 19, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) delivered the following statement today at a Health Subcommittee Hearing on “Examining H.R. 3299, the Strengthening Public Health Emergency Response Act.”
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May 18, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today delivered the following remarks at the Full Committee markup of H.R. 4775, the “Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016;” and H.R. 4979, the “Advanced Nuclear Technology Development Act of 2016”
May 17, 2016 Press Release
Negotiated Bill is Significantly Weaker than House-Passed Bill & Current Law
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Ranking Member Paul Tonko (D-NY) today said they will oppose the current framework of legislation to update chemical safety laws unless significant changes are made. Last year, Pallone and Tonko worked with their House Republican counterparts to produce the first major overhaul of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) to pass either chamber in almost 40 years.
May 17, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today delivered the following remarks at a Health Subcommittee Hearing on the Medicare Program Part B Drug Payment Model
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May 13, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) gave the following opening statement today at a Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Hearing on “Concussions in Youth Sports: Evaluating Prevention and Research.”
May 13, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today delivered the following remarks on the House floor during debate on the House Amendment to S. 524, the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016
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May 12, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today commended the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s announcement that it is taking additional steps to cut harmful methane emissions produced by the oil and gas industry. Methane is a potent contributor to climate change, with more than 25 times the global warming potential of carbon dioxide.
May 11, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) gave the following opening statement today at a Subcommittee on Energy and Power markup of H.R. 4979, the “Advanced Nuclear Technology Development Act of 2016,” and H.R. 4775, the “Ozone Standards Implementation Act.”
May 11, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) gave the following opening statement today at a Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade Hearing on “Daily Fantasy Sports: Issues and Perspectives.”

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