WASHINGTON, D.C.— Energy and Commerce Committee members Joe Barton (R-TX), Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX), and Pete Olson (R-TX) issued the following statement in response to the ruling by the Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit vacating EPA’s disapproval of the longstanding Texas Flexible Permit Program.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Energy and Commerce Committee members today called on Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to address the numerous concerns raised by members of Congress and the HHS Inspector General regarding the seemingly illegal use and waste of taxpayer dollars through the Centers for Disease Control’s Communities Putting Prevention to Work program.
Upton and Stearns Press Treasury for Plan to Recoup Millions in Taxpayer Dollars from Failed Stimulus Energy ProgramAugust 10, 2012 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Cliff Stearns (R-FL) today wrote to U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner as part of the committee’s continuing examination of the implementation of President Obama’s green energy spending plan under Section 1603 of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
Upton, Stearns Push White House to Substantiate Claims of Transparency, Compliance with Document Preservation Requirements and PoliciesAugust 8, 2012 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Cliff Stearns (R-FL) today pressed the White House and a former top Obama administration official to clarify contradicting statements regarding the use of personal email accounts for official business.
Investor's Business Daily August 3, 2012 Editorial Scandal: The sunlight continues to expose the machinations behind the White House's support of failed solar panel manufacturer Solyndra with our tax dollars, including IBDthe false claim by former White House chief of staff.
“Most transparent administration, they thought they were getting clever…” - Sean Hannity “They’re cutting all these side deals... at the same time that they’re telling the public that, by the way, this is the most transparent bill process you’ve ever seen…” – Rick Klein “That’s called deceitful. If you say you’re going to do it one way and you do it another and you try to cover it up…” – Greta Van Susteren