WASHINGTON, DC – A new report from the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office confirms the committee’s concerns that the Department of Energy and the National Nuclear Security Administration do not have a clear, timely, and efficient review process for the export of nuclear technology, resulting in unnecessary delays that may be impeding U.S. competitiveness abroad.
WASHINGTON, DC – The House Energy and Commerce Committee today announced its hearing schedule for the week of November 17. The committee will review the administration’s Ebola response effort, discuss the status of developing vaccines, diagnostics, and treatment options, and examine harmful algae blooms in drinking water.
Next week, Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) will join patients as well as medical entrepreneurs, researchers, and experts at the 2014 Partnering for Cures event in New York City in an effort to promote collaboration and accelerate the pace of cures in America.
On Title II Reclassification: “The end loser will be consumers. The Internet isn’t a utility, so we shouldn’t treat it as one”
WASHINGTON, DC –The U.S. House of Representatives today approved H.R. 5682, a bill authored by Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA), which would approve the application for the Keystone XL pipeline and allow construction of the job-creating project to finally proceed after years of the president’s delays.
WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) yesterday spoke on the House floor in support for his bill, H.R. 5682, to approve the application to build the Keystone XL pipeline. The House will vote today and the Senate is expected to follow with a vote on the legislation next week, sending the bill to the president’s desk to build the landmark jobs and energy project.