Press Releases

March 22, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) today issued the following statement after FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski announced his intention to leave the Commission:
March 22, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – On the eve of the health care law’s third anniversary, the House Energy and Commerce Committee today released a staff report entitled “Obamacare vs. Jobs.” The report includes information on how the law’s mandates, regulations, and cost increases are impacting job creation and the security of employer-provided health insurance coverage.
March 22, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – One year ago today, President Obama stood in front of a pile of steel pipes in Cushing, Oklahoma, and endorsed the southern leg of the Keystone XL pipeline, calling for action to cut red tape and make the project a priority.
March 21, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, chaired by Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA), today concluded the committee’s three-day “Health Information Technologies” hearing series focused on potential regulations and taxes on smartphones, tablets, mobile apps, and other health information technologies. In July 2011, the FDA proposed regulating medical applications.
March 21, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade, chaired by Rep. Lee Terry (R-NE), today continued its “Nation of Builders” hearing series with a focus on steel manufacturing.  

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