Senate Democrat Laments President’s Keystone Delays "The Keystone Pipeline decision has taken longer than it took us to defeat Hitler. There’s just something wrong with the process… He's having a very difficult time to find a real, factual, legal reason to deny the permit." –Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND)
“This compromise legislation addresses the issues that led to the NECC tragedy, protects the physician-patient-pharmacist relationship, maintains critical patient access to compounded medications, and strengthens the pharmaceutical supply chain.” - NCPA
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today introduced H.R. 3204, the Drug Quality and Security Act, the result of a bipartisan, bicameral effort to improve drug safety and help prevent a future public health crisis like the 2012 deadly meningitis outbreak tied to the New England Compounding Center (NECC).
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Letters to Federal Agencies Regarding Development and Use of Estimates for the Social Cost of CarbonSeptember 26, 2013 | Letter
Excerpt: These controversial estimates are currently being used by federal agencies to place dollar values on the potential climate damages purportedly avoided by carbon dioxide reduction in regulatory actions, with measurements of such effects extending hundreds of years into the future. The implications of quantifying future impacts raises serious questions about how federal agencies are developing these estimates to advance rulemaking.
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) today issued the following statement in response to the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) decision to adopt a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding the Ultra High Frequency Band (UHF) discount: