Press Releases

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.  
March 20, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Launching a bipartisan review of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the House Energy and Commerce Committee today released its first in a series of white papers that will examine a number of issues emerging with the current system and solicit input from interested stakeholders. Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), Ranking Member Henry A.