May 1 hearing will examine Upton, Pallone bill that a Great Lakes newspaper calls “a very reasonable proposal that both Republicans and Democrats in Congress can get behind.”
Bipartisan Bill Tackles Plastic Microbeads in Cosmetics Causing Big Pollution Problems in U.S. WatersApril 28, 2015 | ICYMI
One year ago Thursday Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) partnered with Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) to begin the conversation about 21st Century Cures. The initiative has not only brought Republicans and Democrats together, but it has brought patients, innovators, researchers, advocates, consumers, and regulators to the table with them.
VIDEO: Upton and DeGette Talk #CuresInTheMitten
April 25, 2015 By Rep. Richard Hudson (R-NC)
Recently retired Boilermaker John Roeber provides a unique perspective on how American workers stand to be negatively impacted by EPA’s overreaching proposed rule regulating power plants.
On Tuesday, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), the nation’s nonpartisan grid overseer, issued a report raising serious concerns with the reliability impacts of EPA’s Clean Power Plan. NERC warned that EPA’s proposed targets and deadlines are unachievable in the near-term, and forcing too many changes too fast could threaten the grid’s reliability.