Over the past two weeks, the 21st Century Cures initiative has moved through the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee and full committee, enjoying momentum from a continued flood of support. For more than a year, committee members have brought patients, innovators, care givers, regulators, researchers, and other thought leaders to the table for an open and collaborative conversation.
The Flood of Support Continues Ahead of Vote TOMORROW
The Western Governors’ Association last week wrote to House and Senate leaders urging both chambers to take up and pass legislation to improve EPA’s rule for coal ash management and disposal. EPA’s final rule fails to provide clarity for job-creators and lacks the necessary enforcement authority to protect human health and the environment.
More Support Pours in Ahead of Vote THIS WEEK
CODEL Diary: Bipartisan Delegation Examines Global Energy Challenges, U.S. Opportunities for Energy DiplomacyMay 18, 2015 | Blog Post
Earlier this month Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) led a high-level bipartisan delegation from the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce to key energy and policy hubs overseas. With the U.S.
Meet the Two Little Michigan Girls Who Helped Inspire a Big Initiative in Congress “This is what hope looks like. We should all have their courage to believe in a brighter future, and their fortitude to fight for it every single day. 21st Century Cures looks at disease through the eyes of those who believe it can be beat. Let’s prove them right." -Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI)