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Jun 22, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Schakowsky's opening remarks at the horseracing integrity hearing.
Jun 22, 2018 Press Release
“My Republican colleagues are interested in taking credit today… while at the same time actively threatening and sabotaging the very health care coverage that many of these same people rely on.”
Ranking Member Pallone's floor remarks during consideration of H.R. 6, the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act.
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Jun 21, 2018 Press Release
Decision Puts U.S. Water Supply at Heightened Risk for Contamination
Ranking Member Pallone's statement on EPA's failure to propose safety requirements to prevent chemical spills that can pollute U.S. waters.
Jun 21, 2018 Press Release
During Opening Comments Pallone Urged Republican Majority to Hold an Immediate Hearing on Family Separation
Ranking Member Pallone's opening remarks today at a Subcommittee on Energy markup of Four Nuclear Energy Bills.
Jun 21, 2018 Press Release
“I am asking that GAO begin this initial work immediately to evaluate how these agencies are tracking these children, so that Congress can be informed on what systems can or should be used to reunite these children with their families.”
Ranking Member Pallone sent a letter to GAO requesting an immediate audit of HHS and DHS's efforts to track and reunite children that were separated from their families because of the Trump Administration's "zero-tolerance" policy.
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Jun 20, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's statement on President Trump's executive order ending his administration's family separation policy.
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Jun 20, 2018 Press Release
“This legislation creates a perverse incentive towards individuals reporting opioid abuse or going out and getting addicted to opioids, for instance, in the hopes of gaining access to the treatment they need.”
Ranking Member Pallone's Floor remarks opposing H.R. 5797, The IMD CARE Act.
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Jun 20, 2018 Press Release
“This House should not take any action that puts at risk people seeking treatment for any substance use disorder, but particularly opioid use disorder.”
Ranking Member Pallone's remarks on the House Floor opposing H.R. 6082, the Overdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act.
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Jun 20, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's opening remarks today at a Subcommittee on Energy hearing on “The Benefits of Tax Reform on the Energy Sector and Consumers.”
Jun 20, 2018 Press Release
“These children are at serious risk of suffering harm and severe trauma, and it is of utmost importance that we hear from all parties involved in their care”
All 24 Energy and Commerce Democrats sent a letter to the Republican Majority demanding an immediate hearing on the wellbeing of the children being forcibly separated from their parents and families and placed into the custody of the Department of Health and Human Services.
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