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Sep 4, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone and CPC Chair Schakowsky released the following statement today after the FTC announced a settlement with Google, and its subsidiary YouTube, to settle allegations that YouTube illegally collected personal information from children without parental consent.
Sep 3, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone and Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Eshoo announce a legislative hearing on several bills to improve maternal health and welfare.
Aug 30, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's statement on CDC's health advisory regarding the use of e-cigarettes.
Aug 29, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone responds to EPA's proposed rule rolling back methane emissions requirements for the oil and gas industry.
Aug 26, 2019 Press Release
CBP’s Refusal to Provide Vaccinations is Especially Concerning Since Reports Indicate At Least Three Children Have Already Died from Flu Complications in CBP Custody
Chairman Pallone sent a letter to three Trump Administration health officials today voicing deep concerns about recent reports that CBP is not currently providing, nor has plans to provide ahead of the upcoming flu season, the traditional influenza vaccine to migrant children, adults, and families in CBP custody.
Aug 26, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone today requested a joint briefing from the CDC and FDA on their response to the growing number of pulmonary illnesses related to e-cigarette use and a death recently reported in Illinois.
Aug 21, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone sent letters to the four dominant e-cigarette manufacturers asking a series of questions about their business practices and the health impacts of their products.
Aug 20, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone, Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chair Diana DeGette and Environment and Climate Change Subcommittee Chair Paul Tonko demand answers from EPA regarding potential changes to the Environmental Appeals Board.
Aug 19, 2019 Press Release
“I won’t stop fighting until we defeat this cruel gag rule and ensure all women have access to quality and affordable health care.”
Chairman Pallone on Planned Parenthood's withdraw from the Title X program.
Aug 15, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's statement on FDA's proposed rule to require graphic warning labels on cigarette products and advertisements.