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Jul 9, 2020 Press Release
In Light of the Supreme Court’s Decision in Bostock v. Clayton County, House Leaders Reiterate Call for HHS to Immediately Rescind Discriminatory Rule
House health leaders urged HHS to rescind a discriminatory rule that weakens ACA protections for marginalized communities.
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Jul 8, 2020 Press Release
“The Administration has not provided a coherent public health justification for the President’s reckless decision and has failed to adequately explain the process by which this decision was reached.”
E&C Committee leaders requested an explanation for President Trump's decision to withdraw from WHO during the global COVID-19 pandemic.
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Jul 8, 2020 Press Release
Committee’s Request Comes After Companies Agreed to Provide Regular Reports on Disinformation to the European Commission
Today, four Committee leaders sent letters to the CEOs of Facebook, Google and Twitter to request information on their companies’ response to disinformation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jul 8, 2020 Press Release
Pallone's statement on the Supreme Court decision allowing employers to deny coverage for birth control.
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Jul 8, 2020 Press Release

Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr.’s (D-NJ) remarks as prepared for delivery for today’s Full Committee hearing titled, “Addressing the Urgent Needs of Our Tribal Communities:”

Jul 7, 2020 Press Release
“It is unacceptable that this Administration’s priority seems to be giving insurance companies loopholes instead of getting people the free testing they need.”
Democratic Health Committee leaders wrote to the Trump Administration expressing serious concerns with guidance allowing insurance plans to deny coverage claims for COVID-19 tests and other related services.
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Jul 6, 2020 Press Release
Chairman Pallone and Energy Subcommittee Chairman Bobby Rush announce an Energy Subcommittee hearing with Energy Secretary Brouillette.
Jul 6, 2020 Press Release
“Your continued anti-science rhetoric has cost lives and continues to put the health and wellbeing of every person in this country at risk.”
Pallone and Murray wrote to President Trump criticizing his anti-science rhetoric.
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Jul 2, 2020 Press Release
Bicameral, bipartisan group of lawmakers question HHS and CDC’s basis for denying Tribal epidemiologists requests for vital information available to states and other public health authorities

Today, U.S. Representatives Frank Pallone Jr. (D-N.J.), chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.), chair of the House Natural Resources Committee, and Ruben Gallego (D-Ariz.), chair of the House Natural Resources Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples, ​U.S.

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