Pallone ranked New Jersey’s most powerful Congressman

Frank Pallone is the most powerful member of the New Jersey congressional delegation, according to a new Senate/House Power Rankings list from the non-partisan Congress.org. Pallone, who became the Chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce's Subcommittee on Health when Democrats took control of the House in January, is ranked #17 out of 439.

Frank Lautenberg ranks #31 out of 100 U.S. Senators (25 out of 49 Democrats), and Bob Menendez is listed at #72 — 41st out of 49 Democrats.

House rankings:

17. Frank Pallone
68. Rob Andrews
91. Rush Holt
107. Steve Rothman
153. Bill Pascrell
218. Donald Payne
231. Rodney Frelinghuysen
245. Jim Saxton
271. Albio Sires
346. Frank LoBiondo
367. Christopher Smith
387. Mike Ferguson
411. Scott Garrett

Pallone ranked New Jersey’s most powerful Congressman