Majority Leader Eric Cantor"These funds could be used to continue wasteful and duplicative programs that fail to actually improve health care for Americans. By repealing this fund, we ensure that public health programs of highest priority will continue to be supported by Congress."
WASHINGTON, DC - House Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today released the following statement after the House approved H.R.
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:
WASHINGTON, DC - The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, chaired by Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), today held a hearing to examine the use of spectrum to expand broadband access, advance public safety, create jobs, and lower the deficit. Slade Gorton, former U.S. Senator and member of the 9/11 Commission, and Charles Dowd, Deputy Chief of the New York Police Department's Communications Division, discussed options to provide spectrum for public safety. Industry experts also provided input on ways to extend the reach of broadband.
WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce this week continued working to protect American families and job creators from the Environmental Protection Agency's reckless regulatory agenda. On Thursday, the House voted on the committee's legislation to stop the EPA's controversial greenhouse gas rules, which would increase costs for consumers and make America less competitive.
WASHINGTON, DC - House Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today released the following statement after the House passed H.J.Res 37, a resolution disapproving the Federal Communications Commission's controversial Internet rules: