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Frank Pallone, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

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
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Michael Waine, Chair Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, and Robert E. Beal Executive, Director Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission - Rejection of Summer Flounder Regionalization Proposal
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Food Safety
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
July 12, 2013 New Jersey Today - Pallone: We Cannot Allow Children & Families To Go Hungry
July 12, 2013 Pallone: We Cannot Allow Children and Families to Go Hungry
July 12, 2013 Pallone, DeLauro Proposal for Arsenic Levels in Apple Juice Adopted by FDA
July 12, 2012 Runyan and Pallone Introduce Legislation Aimed to Help Striped Bass and Sturgeon Marine Fisheries
March 21, 2012 Congressman Pallone Calls for Flexibility for Fisheries Management
Feb. 23, 2012 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, the Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration
Jan. 10, 2012 New Report Details Findings of Listeria Outbreak Investigation
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 6, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Fred Upton, The Honorable Joseph R. Pitts, The Honorable Cliff Stearns
March 20, 2011 Markey, Pallone Query FDA on Radiation in Japanese Imports, Pacific Seafood
Feb. 16, 2011 Pallone Protests NOAA's Anti-Fishermen Priorities
Feb. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Gary Locke, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce
Dec. 21, 2010 FDA Food Safety Modernization Act
Dec. 9, 2010 Letter to Gary Locke, Secretary of the Department of Commerce
Aug. 19, 2010 Letter to Richard B. Robins, Jr., Chairman Mid Atlantic Fishery Management Council and Robert H. Boyles, Jr, Chairman Atlantic States Marine Fisheries
June 17, 2009 Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
May 27, 2009 Energy and Commerce Leaders Release Strong Food Safety Legislation
Jan. 29, 2009 Letter to Cindy Smith, Acting Under-Secretary for the U.S. Department of Agriculture
Jan. 28, 2009 Key Energy and Commerce Members Introduce FDA Globalization Act
Sept. 26, 2007 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Health of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - H.R. 3610, The Food and Drug Import Saftey Act
April 24, 2007 Pallone Statement At Oversight Hearing On Food Safety
March 30, 2007 Pallone Seeks Explanation From FDA On Contaminated Pet Food Epidemic
March 8, 2006 President Bush's Trip to India
March 2, 2006 National Uniformity for Food Act of 2005
Dec. 14, 2005 Establishing the Task Force on Ocean Policy
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Fisheries
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Fisheries
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