Press Releases

February 20, 2014 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) today commented on the FCC’s response to the committee’s December 10, 2013, letter regarding the commission’s Critical Information Needs (CIN) study.
February 20, 2014 | Press Release
In Letter to Secretary Sebelius, Administrator Tavenner, Leaders Call for Administration to Withdraw Proposed Regulation
February 19, 2014 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) today responded to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler’s announcement that the commission will be reviving network neutrality regulations.
February 18, 2014 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) today applauded the Federal Communications Commission’s Report on FCC Process Reform. Released on Friday, the report contains the recommendations of the FCC’s staff level working group, many of which mirror those in the H.R.
February 12, 2014 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders today sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Jack Lew requesting documents regarding the administration’s most recent delay of the employer mandate.
February 11, 2014 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, chaired by Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA), today held a hearing reviewing the status of the Department of Energy’s clean coal programs. The subcommittee questioned DOE Deputy Assistant Secretary for Clean Coal Dr. S. Julio Friedmann and DOE Acting Director for the National Energy Technology Laboratory Scott Klara about the department’s efforts to support the advancement of carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) technologies for potential future commercial deployment at coal-based power plants.

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