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Aug 30, 2016 Press Release
Urge Chairman Upton to schedule an E&C hearing with Mylan
E&C Democrats sent a letter to Mylan Chief Executive Officer Heather Bresch seeking information about the pricing of the EpiPen
Aug 23, 2016 Press Release
USA Football repeatedly touted inaccurate findings from ftudy on youth football player safety practices
Democratic committee leaders sent a letter to USA Football today seeking answers on the effectiveness of the organization’s Heads Up Football program.
Aug 22, 2016 Press Release
FDA does not have necessary authority to regulate cosmetics

Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) sent a letter to full Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today requesting a hearing examining the current regulatory framework for cosmetics. Under current law, the U.S.

Aug 16, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today applauded a final rule from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that increases fuel efficiency and reduces greenhouse gas emissions from medium- and heavy-duty trucks, which will result in cutting a total of 1.1 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions.
Aug 16, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) issued the following statement today upon news that Aetna, the nation’s third largest health insurer, intends to withdraw from the majority of Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplaces:

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Aug 11, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Bipartisan House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders are continuing their oversight efforts in examining the CDC’s Laboratory Response Network (LRN), which is composed of laboratories at multiple levels examining food and environmental factors. Building on its past work, full committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr.

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Aug 4, 2016 Press Release

Today, Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr.

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Aug 2, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) issued the following statement in response to the White House Council on Environmental Quality releasing final guidance for federal agencies on how to consider the impacts of their actions on climate change in their National Environmental Policy Act reviews
Jul 26, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), Health Subcommittee Ranking Member Gene Green (D-TX), and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Ranking Member Diana DeGette (D-CO) today sent letters to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) requesting information about how regulators are working with Theranos to ensure the company complies with federal regulatory standards and addresses concerns about its flawed blood test results that impacted thousands of patients nationwide
Jul 18, 2016 Press Release
"WADA deserves to be commended for its pursuit of the truth and commitment to clean competition.”

WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr.

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