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Sep 3, 2020 Press Release
Committee leaders urged Secretary Azar to protect the 340B Drug Discount Program
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Aug 31, 2020 Press Release
Pallone and Eshoo issued a joint statement following a briefing with FDA officials.
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Aug 24, 2020 Press Release
“Any political involvement in a future vaccine or treatment threatens to undermine the credibility of the agency, and public confidence in vaccines and treatments approved for use by FDA”

Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G.

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Aug 21, 2020 Press Release
“These changes are particularly worrisome in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and we are interested in learning about both the impacts that have already occurred and what you anticipate happening if the changes are fully implemented after the election.”
E&C leaders officially launched their investigation into the impact of USPS's changes on prescription drug deliveries.
Aug 20, 2020 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's statement on HHS allowing lab developed COVID-19 tests to come to market without FDA review.
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Aug 19, 2020 Press Release
Chairman Pallone and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Mike Doyle ask the FCC to give tribes more time to apply for broadband licenses.
Aug 19, 2020 Press Release
Committee leaders asked GAO to a review of the Trump Administration's recent changes to COVID-19 hospital capacity reporting systems and requirements during the pandemic.
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Aug 17, 2020 Press Release
Pallone, Eshoo and DeGette announced an investigation into the effects of changes at the U.S. Postal Service on the safe and timely delivery of prescription drugs.
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Aug 13, 2020 Press Release
Chairman Pallone blasts the Trump EPA's gutting of methane pollution protections.
Aug 13, 2020 Press Release
Committee Investigation Probes Insurance Companies’ Policies and Practices Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
Pallone, Eshoo and DeGette sent oversight letters to health and dental insurance companies seeking information on their policies and practices amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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