Press Releases

March 27, 2014 | Press Release
Upton: “Our work is far from done, but today we restore some certainty to our seniors that their trusted doctor will be available when they are in need of care.”
March 26, 2014 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – As part of the committee’s ongoing commitment to the safety and security of our nation’s energy infrastructure, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today hosted a briefing for bipartisan members of the committee and members of the California delegation on grid security issues, including the attack last spring on the Metcalf substation in San Jose, California.
March 26, 2014 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy and Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz will appear next week at separate committee hearings to review their respective agency’s proposed budget request and priorities. McCarthy will testify at a joint hearing before the Energy and Power Subcommittee and the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at 10 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. Moniz will testify at an Energy and Power Subcommittee hearing on April 3, 2014, at 10 a.m.
March 26, 2014 | Press Release
Members, Witnesses Review Consequences of Limited Availability of Inpatient Psychiatric Care
March 26, 2014 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) issued the following statement regarding the administration’s delay to the health law’s open enrollment period: "Like clockwork, another day, another delay. "Now four years removed from when the law was signed, and just days from the end of open enrollment, the administration still does not have its act together.
March 25, 2014 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Tim Murphy (R-PA) and Ranking Member Diana DeGette (D-CO) today provided a progress report on the committee’s investigation into General Motors Company’s (GM) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) response to consumer complaints related to stalling, airbag non-deployment, and ignition switch problems. GM CEO Mary Barra and NHTSA Acting Administrator David Friedman are both confirmed to testify at a hearing on April 1, now beginning at 2 p.m.