WASHINGTON, DC - Leaders of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee have sent letters to the top interest groups, lobbying associations, and companies involved in the closed-door negotiations during the writing of the massive health care law. The letters are the next phase of an investigation that began earlier this year with requests to the White House for information.
Energy and Power Subcommittee Discusses EPA MACT Rules, Examines Feasibility of Timing and StandardsApril 15, 2011 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), today convened a hearing to discuss recent EPA rulemakings relating to utilities, cement manufacturing plants, and boilers.
FLASHBACK: Executive Order 13563 of January 18, 2011 - Improving Regulation and Regulatory Review Section 1. General Principles of Regulation. (a) Our regulatory system must protect public health, welfare, safety, and our environment while promoting economic growth, innovation, competitiveness, and job creation.
Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Discusses Solutions to Combat Rising Threat of Prescription Drug AbuseApril 14, 2011 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade, chaired by Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R-CA), hosted a hearing today to discuss a rising health crisis in America -prescription drug abuse.
WASHINGTON, DC - The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), today continued its hearing on the American Energy Initiative, focusing on draft legislation that would to increase the production of American-made energy.
WASHINGTON, DC - House Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today released the following statement in response to President Barack Obama's speech on deficit reduction, in which he outlined changes to Medicare and Medicaid and offered a plan to increase taxes: