The Subcommittee on Health, chaired by Rep. Joe Pitts (R-PA), has scheduled a hearing for Thursday, May 1, 2014, at 10 a.m.
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A new report from the non-partisan Congressional Research Service chronicles the continued decline of oil and natural gas production on federal lands under the Obama administration, providing greater evidence that America’s
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On Thursday, April 10, the Communications and Technology Subcommittee approved the DOTCOM Act, legislation drafted in response to the Obama administration’s proposal regarding the future of the Internet. Authored by Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL), H.R. 4342 would direct the GAO to study the proposed changes and present a non-partisan evaluation before the administration may take action to modify the current Domain Name System.
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Building on the committee’s bipartisan success in the public health arena, the House approved the Children’s Hospital Graduate Medicare Education Support Reauthorization Act, legislation championed by Health Subcommittee Chairman Joe Pitts (R-PA) and Ranking Member Frank Pallone (D-NJ) and authored by Senator Bob Casey (D-PA). This bill, first passed in 1999, provides support to children’s hospitals for their pediatric medical residency programs. More here.