WASHINGTON, DC - House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders are further expanding their investigation of the now 3-year unsolved case of toxic and sometimes lethal contaminated heparin supplies that were imported from China and given to U.S. patients. Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), Chairman Emeritus Joe Barton (R-TX), Health Subcommittee Chairman Joe Pitts (R-PA), Health Subcommittee Vice Chairman Dr.
Committee Leaders Expand Investigation Into Tainted Heparin, Seek Assistance & Cooperation From Industry LeadersJune 29, 2011 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Two of the leading congressional voices on privacy issues today announced plans for the first in a series of hearings in the coming months to examine how information is collected, protected, and utilized in an increasingly interconnected online ecosystem. Rep. Mary Bono Mack, chairman of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee, is leading the effort in collaboration with Rep.
FCC Chairman Sets August Target to Strike Fairness Doctrine and Other Outdated Regulations from RulebooksJune 28, 2011 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. House Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) today responded to the Federal Communications Commission's agreement to eliminate the Fairness Doctrine and other outdated regulations by August.
NEWS / VIDEO: Media Outlets Report on EPA Sending Millions Overseas to Finance Projects Like "Breathe Easy, Jakarta"June 28, 2011 | ICYMI
Bipartisan Panel Expresses Outrage Over EPA's Foreign Handouts
Committee Discovers EPA Sending Millions of Taxpayer Dollars Overseas for Programs Like "Breathe Easy, Jakarta"June 27, 2011 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders are demanding answers from Obama EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson on the agency's sending millions of taxpayer dollars overseas. Over the past decade, nearly $100 million has been handed out by the EPA to foreign governments and organizations.
By Carol D. Leonnig, Joe Stephens and Alice Crites With trips that began two months after he took office, President Obama has devoted more than half of his out-of-town private-business visits to promoting a single industry: clean technology, which the president says will lead the nation back to economic prosperity.