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Feb 19, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chair Diana DeGette announced today that the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee will hold a hearing on Tuesday, February 26, at 10:30 am in room 2322 of the Rayburn House Office Building on the Trump Environmental Protection Agency’s troubling enforcement record.
Feb 15, 2019 Press Release
House Committee leaders requested an extension of public comment periods and rescheduling of public hearings affected by the government shutdown.
Feb 14, 2019 Press Release
Chairs Pallone and Tonko's statement on the EPA's PFAS Management Plan.
Feb 11, 2019 Press Release

Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr.

Feb 7, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's statement on the passing of former Congressman John Dingell, Jr.
Feb 6, 2019 Press Release
Pallone and Rush on the Trump Administration's latest efforts to undermine energy efficiency standards.
Feb 6, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's opening remarks at the first Committee hearing on climate change in six years.
Feb 5, 2019 Press Release
Chairmen Pallone and Rush announced an Energy Subcommittee hearing on energy efficiency standards.
Feb 4, 2019 Press Release
E&C Committee leaders sent a letter to EPA Acting Administrator Wheeler reiterating their request for information on the agency's lack of enforcement action.
Jan 31, 2019 Press Release
Pallone and Tonko requested EPA release critical studies on the health and safety of Pigment Violet 29