or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Frank Pallone, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Frank J. Pallone, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sarah; 3 Children: Rose, Frank, Celeste
Birth Date: 10/30/1951
Birth Place: Long Branch, NJ
Home City: Long Branch, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Environment
July 11, 2014 Letter to Chris Christie, Governonr of New Jersey - Pallone Urges Governor Christie Not to Abandon Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
July 3, 2014 Pallone Calls for Renewed Efforts to Stop Seismic Blasting
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect the Jersey Shore from Offshore Drilling
July 1, 2014 Pallone Criticizes NOAA Approval of Seismic Airgun Testing in Atlantic Ocean
June 26, 2014 Pallone Statement on Completion of Monmouth County Beach Replenishment Projects
June 24, 2014 North American Energy Infrastructure Act
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 18, 2014 Pallone Introduces Legislation to Ban Use of Plastic Microbeads in Cosmetics
June 13, 2014 Pallone & Army Corps of Engineers Announce Start of Port Monmouth Flood Control Project
June 2, 2014 Pallone Statement on Proposed EPA Regulations for Power Plant Emissions
May 9, 2014 Pallone to EPA: Slashing Coastal Helicopter Monitoring Program Would Unravel Major Multi-Agency Effort
May 8, 2014 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on National Climate Assessment
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Departing of Housing and Urban Development -- Diversion of Sandy Funds
April 28, 2014 Pallone Calls on EPA to Restore Critical Aerial Coastal Monitoring Program
April 16, 2014 Pallone Highlights Concerns with Seismic Testing Off New Jersey Coast
April 14, 2014 Pallone Announces Contract Awarded for $2 Million Belford Dredging Project
April 8, 2014 Pallone Calls on State to Provide Transparency Regarding Sandy Contractors
April 4, 2014 Letter to Kathryn Sullivan, Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmoshperic Administration - Seismic Surveying in the Atlantic Ocean
March 28, 2014 Menendez, Pallone Tour Middletown Neighborhood, Discuss Flood Insurance Reforms with Residents
March 28, 2014 Pallone, Menendez Tour Middletown Neighborhood, Discuss Flood Insurance Reforms with Residents
March 26, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
March 21, 2014 Pallone Statement on Elberon to Loch Arbour Beach Replenishment Project
March 11, 2014 Pallone Announces Temporary Housing Assistance Extension for Sandy Victims
March 4, 2014 Pallone Statement on Passage of Flood Insurance Affordability Act
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Jan. 30, 2014 Menendez, Pallone Applaud EPA for Holding Polluter Responsible for Raritan Bay Cleanup
Jan. 28, 2014 Pallone Announces $2.89 Million to Complete Sayreville Buyouts and Demolitions
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 13, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: New Jersey Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund Ads
Jan. 9, 2014 Reducing Excessive Deadline Obligations Act of 2013
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of the Interior, and Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Concern Over Impacts of Offshore Oil Exploration
Jan. 2, 2014 Pallone Announces Start of Asbury Park to Avon Beach Replenishment Project
Nov. 5, 2013 Pallone Announces EPA's Finalization of Plans for Woodbrook Road Superfund Cleanup
Sept. 17, 2013 Pallone Announces Contract Awarded for Keansburg Beach Replenishment Project
Aug. 8, 2013 Pallone Renews Call to Crack Down on Dumping of Medical Waste
July 3, 2013 Pallone Fights for Post Sandy Beach Protections
June 25, 2013 Pallone Praises President Obama's Climate Action Plan
May 31, 2013 Pallone, EPA Announce Finalized Plans to Clean Up Raritan Bay Slag Superfund Site
May 8, 2013 Pallone Calls for Action to Prevent Mining Waste from Contaminating Water Supply
April 29, 2013 Secretary Donovan And Governor Christie Announce Approval of New Jersey's Disaster Recovery Plan
March 20, 2013 Letter to Chris Christie - Sandy Relief
Feb. 13, 2013 Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) Statement on Obama State of the Union Address
Jan. 30, 2013 Pallone and Lautenberg Oppose Obama Administration's Plan for Seismic Airgun Testing in the Atlantic Ocean
Sept. 28, 2012 Rep. Pallone Applauds Progress in Raritan Bay Slag Superfund Site Cleanup
Sept. 21, 2012 Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012
Aug. 23, 2012 Atlanticville - Environmentalists: Oil, Gas Drilling Threaten N.J. Coast
Aug. 23, 2012 Lautenberg, Pallone Visit Asbury Park to Support Full Funding for Federal Beach Protection Program and Improved Monitoring
June 25, 2012 Congressman Pallone Visits Shark River Inlet Dredging Project
May 31, 2012 Congressman Pallone Praises Interior Department Decision to Allow more Public Input on Seismic Testing in the Atlantic Ocean
Back to top