WASHINGTON, DC - Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Chairman John Shimkus (R-IL) today welcomed the final report from the Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future.
Upton and Shimkus Welcome Blue Ribbon Commission's Recommendations on Nuclear Waste, Announce HearingJanuary 26, 2012 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Leading members of the U.S.
State of the Union Reaction Continues: Although the President Kept Mum on Keystone XL, Energy and Commerce Members Continue Holding Him Accountable for Failure to Say Yes to JobsJanuary 25, 2012 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Responding to President Obama's State of the Union address, members of the Energy and Commerce committee last night underscored the harmful consequences of the president's decision to reject the permit for the Keystone XL pipeline, a project that would bring 20,000 direct jobs and significant new energy security to America with no cost to taxpayers.
WASHINGTON, DC - Encouraging the Obama Administration to follow its own directives regarding transparency in regulations, members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee today wrote to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson to request that EPA release an estimate of the total cost of EPA's recently finalized Utility MACT rule.
SAY WHAT???? President Obama Still Singing the Same Tune on Solyndra, Refuses to Accept ResponsibilityJanuary 24, 2012 | Press Release
"Some technologies don't pan out; some companies fail." -President Obama, State of the Union Address, 1/24/12
WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) issued the following statement this evening following President Obama's State of the Union address: