WASHINGTON, DC – The House Committee on Energy and Commerce today announced its hearing schedule for the week of November 30.
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders are seeking answers from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on the agency’s plans for continued oversight of Obamacare’s CO-OPs. To date, 12 of the original 23 CO-OPs have closed, bringing the total cost to taxpayers at more than $1.23 billion.
WASHINGTON, DC – House and Senate leaders today expressed concern after a new report was released by the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office on the Homeland Security Department’s BioWatch program.
WASHINGTON, DC – Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Tim Murphy (R-PA), and Ranking Member Diana DeGette (D-CO) today commented on the inclusion of additional 3.0 liter diesel engines in the Environmental Protection Agency’s investigation of Volkswagen’s emissions cheating.
WASHINGTON, DC – Republican members, including every Republican member of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology and every Republican member of the House Small Business Committee, today wrote to the Federal Communications Commission requesting a permanent exemption from the open Internet order’s enhanced transparency requirements for small businesses.
WASHINGTON, DC – Continuing its work on flu preparedness, the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, chaired by Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA), today held a hearing entitled, “U.S. Public Health Preparedness for Seasonal Influenza: Has the Response Improved?” Testifying were officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, FDA’s Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, and the National Institutes of Health.