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Asbury Park Press
Long-term jobless benefits extended
A bipartisan group of 10 senators, including Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey, struck a deal late last week to extend benefits to the long-term unemployed.
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$3.5 Million for Middlesex County Post-Sandy Rehabilitation Projects
The Middlesex County Utilities Authority will receive more than $3.5 million in federal funding for continued projects as a result of Superstorm Sandy, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone said this past week.
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Candidate For GOP Nomination Against Pallone Is Democratic Fundraiser/Donor
Hari Eppanapally of Livingston will be seeking the Republican nomination for congress in the 6th congressional district next Saturday at the Monmouth and Middlesex nominating conventions.
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Burry and Curley tangle at Freeholders' meeting
The ongoing feud between Freeholder Director Lillian Burry and Freeholder John Curley , both Republicans, became public again Thursday afternoon at the beginning of the board's work session meeting at the Hall of Records in Freeholder.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
27 House Democrats to John Kerry on Keystone XL: "The math doesn't add up."
Yesterday, a group of 27 House Democrats led by Reps. Jan Schakowsky , Mike Quigley , Rush Holt and Raul Grijalva held a press conference around the letter they sent to John Kerry urging him to reject the Keystone XL pipeline.
National Public Radio
House Passes Payment Fix For Medicare Docs, But At What Cost?
Medicare's payments to doctors will likely be slashed April 1, unless the U.S. Senate can quickly get a derailed compromise back on track.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Pallone, senators announce $3.5M for Middlesex County Utilities Authority
The Middlesex County Utilities Authority will receive more than $3.5 million in federal funding for continued projects as a result of superstorm Sandy, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J. 6th District, and Democratic U.S. Sens. Robert Menendez and Cory Booker said Friday in news releases.
Sandy victims must pay rent at Monmouth
The good news was that superstorm Sandy victims could stay at Fort Monmouth through the summer - but the bad news is, it will cost them.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
FEMA Temporary Housing Relief Extended in New Jersey
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has extended temporary housing relief to New Jersey victims of Superstorm Sandy through July, officials announced Wednesday.
Expanding access to telemedicine
Seven days a week, 65.7 million caregivers across the nation care for ill loved ones.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Pallone announces $27 million to dredge Sandy debris from N.J. waterways
Congressman Frank Pallone announced that the state of New Jersey will receive more than $27 million in funding to remove debris that accumulated in waterways along the coastline as a result of Superstorm Sandy in a press release Tuesday.
N.J. Reimbursed $27M to Cover Sandy Waterway Cleanup
The office of Rep. Frank Pallone on Tuesday announced $27 million in reimbursement to the state Department of Environmental Protection for post-Superstorm Sandy waterway cleanup.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Renewed search for offshore oil along Atlantic coast raises concerns in NJ
A oil exploration surveying ship towing an air gun and acoustic receivers used to search for undersea oil and gas formations through seismic shock waves.
Speech of Hon. Frank Pallone, Jr. of New Jersey in the House of Reps
US Official News March 7, 2014 Friday Washington: SPEECH OF HON. FRANK PALLONE, JR.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
More U.S. Congressmen condemn Azerbaijan's threats, violence
PanARMENIAN.Net - Congressional Armenian Caucus Co-Chair Frank Pallone was joined by U.S. House colleagues Judy Chu , Gary Peters and Linda Sanchez in commemorating the 26th anniversary of the Azerbaijani pogroms against Armenians in Sumgait, spotlighting the Aliyev regime's ongoing threats and violence against Armenia and Karabakh, in powerful ... (more)
Pelosi backs insurgent for committee post
The money war is starting between two House Democrats vying for the ranking member post on the powerful Energy and Commerce Committee.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Camden, New Jersey: Another Christie failure
The city of Camden, New Jersey, once a key manufacturing center, is now a city in decline.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Senate president heading to Linden for Sandy 'bill of rights' tour
Senate President Steve Sweeney with U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone in Perth Amboy in February for the first Sandy 'bill of rights' tour LINDEN - With the complaints from Hurricane Sandy victims in New Jersey growing louder, Senate President Steve Sweeney is taking his initiative to adopt protections for storm-ravaged residents to Linden on Thursday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
House approves bill to roll back increases in flood insurance premiums
The House voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to approve bipartisan legislation that would block dramatic increases in premiums paid by some property owners covered under the federal flood insurance program.
North King County
DelBene introduces legislation to expand tax credits for small businesses
Congresswoman Suzan DelBene introduced legislation that expands tax credits for small businesses to make offering health coverage to their workers more affordable.