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Sep 2, 2016 Press Release

With a hurricane and tropical storms hitting both the East Coast and Hawaii this week, Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA), a senior member of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, and Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr.

Sep 2, 2016 Press Release
Due to Apparent Decades-Long Misclassification as a Generic Drug, EpiPen Manufacturer Could Have Received Substantially More Taxpayer Dollars than Law Allows
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Sep 1, 2016 Press Release
Calls Oftentimes Target Seniors & Vulnerable Populations

Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr.

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.

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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