Cracks Showing in Administration’s Promise that Botched HealthCare.gov Would Be Functional November 30 Administration’s Failure to Fix HealthCare.gov and Rejection of Keep Your Health Plan Act Could Leave Millions Without Coverage
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, chaired by Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA), has scheduled a hearing for Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at 10:15 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled “Security of HealthCare.gov.” Witnesses to be announced.
House Passes Bipartisan Legislation Seeking to Improve Lives of HIV-Positive Patients, Boost Medical ResearchNovember 12, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives today passed S. 330, the HIV Organ Policy Equity Act (HOPE ACT), by voice vote. The measure advanced through the Energy and Commerce Committee in July, as H.R. 698. The HOPE Act would eliminate the restriction on acquiring HIV-positive organs in order to permit research on transplants involving HIV-positive individuals.
House Passes Bipartisan PREEMIE Bill to Help Prevent and Treat Premature Births, Boost Pediatric CareNovember 12, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives this evening passed S. 252, the PREEMIE Reauthorization Act, by voice vote. With an average of one in eight children born prematurely, the PREEMIE Act seeks to strengthen the ongoing effort to track, prevent, and treat prematurity to ensure children have a healthly start and a productive future.
Upton and Terry Meet with Alberta Premier to Discuss Path Forward for North American Energy ProjectsNovember 12, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee Chairman Lee Terry (R-NE) today met with Alberta Premier Alison Redford and Canadian Ambassador Gary Doer to discuss efforts to maximize the benefits of North America’s energy abundance, including efforts by the committee to facilitate the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline a
After President Clinton Urges President Obama to Keep His Promise, “Even If It Takes A Change In the Law,” White House “Ripped” Into House Effort To Help AmericansNovember 12, 2013 | ICYMI
Former President’s Comments Come as House Preps for Vote On Keep Your Health Plan Act