“Our focus is this: we want to have economic growth in the innovation era” — Chairman Upton
OPINION: Wall Street Journal Obamacare Editorial "Auditors say HHS isn’t close to being ready to launch in October"June 20, 2013 | ICYMI
The Wall Street Journal editorial board today joined the chorus of concerns following yesterday’s release of two new reports by the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office (GAO) that sound the alarm
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) will address the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) 2013 Manufacturing Summit tomorrow to discuss how the nation’s energy policies are affecting American manufacturers and the committee’s efforts to help support a manufacturing resurgence and bring jobs and investment back to America.
NEWS: Media Outlets on New Nonpartisan Reports that Sound Alarm on Obamacare’s Delays and Missed DeadlinesJune 19, 2013 | ICYMI
The nonpartisan Government Accountability Office (GAO) this morning released two new reports confirming the Obama administration is ill-equipped for the implementation of the federally facilitated health insurance and the Small Business Health Option Program (SHOP) exchanges created under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).
Committee Approves Four Bills to Improve Environmental Regulations, Increase State Authority, and Protect JobsJune 19, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The House Committee on Energy and Commerce today advanced four pieces of legislation that seek to improve environmental regulations, increase state authority in certain regulatory programs, and protect jobs.
Ahead of Committee Vote, American Workers and Utility Groups Voice Strong Support for Commonsense Measure to Protect Jobs, Public Health, and the EnvironmentJune 19, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Broad support continues to build ahead of today’s House Energy and Commerce Committee vote on H.R. 2218, the Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act, authored by Rep. David McKinley (R-WV).