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Powering the Future

More American Energy = Lower Prices | October 7, 2014

U.S. consumers are enjoying some welcome relief at the gas pump this fall, providing more evidence of the transformative power of the U.S. shale revolution. Despite global unrest, gasoline prices have continued to decline in recent weeks thanks to a surge in U.S. crude production.

The Idea Lab

Rep. Greg Walden in THE IDEA LAB: Work Continues Toward the #CommActUpdate | October 8, 2014
A little over 10 months ago, Chairman Fred Upton and I launched a process within the Energy and Commerce Committee to review our nation’s communications laws from top to bottom. Informed by robust public input, we continue to welcome and solicit feedback as we explore ways to update the law to better fit 21st century needs.

E&C Analysis

Committee Report Details NHTSA Failures in GM Ignition Switch Recall | September 16, 2014
WASHINGTON, DC – The House Energy and Commerce Committee today released a new report written by the majority staff outlining the findings of its investigation related to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) role in the delay of the General Motors (GM) ignition switch recall.

The Exam Room

One Year of #BrokenPromises | October 1, 2014
And More to Come from Second Open Enrollment Period

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In the Committee

#SubOversight recently examined the U.S. public health response to the Ebola outbreak. More here

On the Floor

The House recently approved 9 Committee bills to boost energy, telecommunications, and health care. #RecordOfSuccess.

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