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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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Jun 19, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Members Pallone, Scott, and Neal's statement after the Department of Labor finalized a rule to rollback health coverage protections by expanding association health plans.
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Jun 15, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's opening remarks today at a Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations hearing on “The State of U.S. Public Health Biopreparedness: Responding to Biological Attacks, Pandemics, and Emerging Disease Outbreaks.”
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Jun 15, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone delivered the Weekly Democratic Address on the dangers of Republicans' latest attack on protections for people with pre-existing conditions.
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Jun 14, 2018 Press Release
“I am extremely troubled by reports that ORR is considering housing them in ‘tent cities’ at military bases in Texas”
Ranking Member Frank Pallone sent a letter today to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar expressing grave concerns about the health and safety of children in the custody of HHS’ Office of Refugee Resettlement.
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Jun 14, 2018 Press Release
Senior House Democrats sent a letter to FEMA to protest the agency's decision to end the Army Corps of Engineers' mission in Puerto Rico to help rebuild its fragile power grid before the job is complete and all customers' power has been restored.

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