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Dec 11, 2018 Press Release
Environment Subcommittee Ranking Member Tonko's opening remarks at the legislative hearing entitled “Discussion Draft: The 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act.”
Dec 10, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone and Ways & Means Ranking Member Richard Neal sent a letter to DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen today to express their concerns with a rule that would significantly alter the public charge test, which has been part of federal immigration law for decades.
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Dec 7, 2018 Press Release
Four Democratic Committee Leaders sent a follow-up letter to the Trump Administration demanding answers on the decision to decline the ACA's protections for people living with preeexisting conditions.
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Dec 6, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone sent a follow-up letter to HHS Secretary Azar demanding answers amidst new troubling reports on the well-being of children separated from their families.
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Dec 6, 2018 Press Release

Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) released the following statement today after Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced the Trump Administration will attempt to roll back carbon emissions standards for new coal power plants:

Dec 6, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone, O&I Ranking Member Diana DeGette, and Environment Ranking Member Paul Tonko sent a letter to EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler today requesting documents and information about the agency’s lack of enforcement for programs aimed at addressing climate change and protecting public health and the environment.
Nov 29, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Members Pallone and Neal sent a letter to the Trump Administration blasting their latest efforts to undermine the ACA through improper use of Section 1332 waivers.
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Nov 28, 2018 Press Release
Democratic health leaders released a joint statement after HHS announced new open enrollment numbers.
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Nov 27, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's statement on the alarming new report from the U.N. on greenhouse gas emissions.
Nov 23, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's statement on the release of the Fourth National Climate Assessment, Volume II by the U.S. Global Change Research Program.

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