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Oct 10, 2017 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's statement in response to EPA Administrator Pruitt's announcement that he plans to roll back the Clean Power Plan.
Oct 6, 2017 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's statement on the Trump Administration plans to roll back the ACA's contraceptive coverage guarantee.
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Oct 6, 2017 Press Release
“Failure to examine the Administration’s readiness for open enrollment is a failure to fulfill this Committee’s responsibility to conduct effective oversight”
Ranking Member Pallone and Health Subcommittee Ranking Member Green sent a letter to Chairman Walden and Health Subcommittee Chairman Burgess requesting immediate hearings to examine the Trump Administration’s readiness for the upcoming Marketplace open enrollment season.
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Oct 6, 2017 Press Release
Request Follows Development of Wireless Network Resiliency Cooperative Framework Last Year by Pallone and Industry
Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. today wrote to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai urging him to conduct a Commission-level review of the resiliency of our nation’s networks and the effect of the Wireless Network Resiliency Cooperative Framework in the aftermath of hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria.
Oct 5, 2017 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Democrats wrote to the EPA Inspector General requesting an investigation into the alleged waste, fraud, and abuse related to the installation of a "privacy booth" in EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's office.
Oct 5, 2017 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's statement today following a contentious, partisan Committee markup of Republican legislation to reauthorize CHIP, Community Health Centers, and public health laws.
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Oct 5, 2017 Press Release
“If adopted by FERC, it will certainly result in increased costs to consumers with no significant benefit and it will mark the beginning of the end of competitive electricity markets”
Ranking Member Pallone's opening remarks at a Subcommittee on Energy hearing on, “Powering America: Consumer-Oriented Perspectives to Improve the Nation’s Electricity Markets."
Oct 4, 2017 Press Release
“I simply cannot support this partisan attack on the ACA and Medicare”
Ranking Member Pallone's opening remarks at a Full Committee markup of legislation to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program, Community Health Centers, and other important public health programs
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Oct 4, 2017 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's opening remarks at a Subcommittee on Environment hearing titled, “Air Quality Impacts of Wildfires: Perspectives of Key Stakeholders.”
Oct 3, 2017 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's opening remarks at a Subcommittee on Health hearing titled, “Examining Patient Access to Investigational Drugs."
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