WASHINGTON, DC – The Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, chaired by Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), today announced that it will hold a hearing in September on the legal regimes that regulate the delivery of video content to consumers. Increased competition and evolving technology has made for a more robust video marketplace but current laws and regulations vary depending on the technology used for delivery.
The administration’s war on coal and America’s abundant, reliable energy continues to gain momentum as the nation’s power sector faces an increasingly hostile regulatory environment.
Another Day, Another Delay – Obama Administration Quietly Rolls Back Another Key Provision of Health LawAugust 13, 2013 | ICYMI
Another day, another delay by the Obama administration as it attempts to implement the president’s health care law prior to October 1.
Energy and Commerce Leaders Welcome Court’s Decision Compelling NRC to Resume Consideration of Yucca Mountain License ApplicationAugust 13, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit today ruled 2-1 that the Nuclear Regulatory Commission must resume its consideration of the Department of Energy's license application for Yucca Mountain.
WASHINGTON, DC – President Obama on Friday signed into law H.R. 267, the Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2013. The bipartisan legislation, authored by Energy and Commerce Committee members Reps. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) and Diana DeGette (D-CO), will help facilitate the development of new hydropower projects across the country by reducing red tape. H.R.
Many questions remain with just 52 days until the health care law’s open enrollment begins. President Obama’s press conference this afternoon presents an opportunity to address some of outstanding questions: QUESTION: As a matter of fairness, will the administration give the public relief after having unilaterally revised the law for corporate interests and Congress?