Press Releases

July 18, 2013 | Press Release
Shot: The Administration Will Give You $100 for Obamacare Costs Chaser: Under Obamacare, Your Premiums Will Go Up $1,500 Annually Just to Keep Your Current Plan
July 17, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today spoke in support of H.R. 2667, the Authority for Mandate Delay Act, and H.R. 2668, the Fairness for American Families Act.  Chairman Upton’s remarks as prepared:
July 17, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce advanced six important bills that will collectively promote economic growth, create and protect jobs, support a more secure energy future, and promote public health.
July 17, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) applauded yesterday’s proposal from Federal Communications Commission Commissioner Ajit Pai to reform the Schools and Libraries Universal Service program to reduce waste in the program and make broadband access a reality for children throughout America.
July 16, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Health, chaired by Rep. Joe Pitts (R-PA), today examined various legislative options for reforming the regulation of drug compounding and clarifying the authority of state and federal regulators.
July 15, 2013 | Press Release
Continuing the Energy and Commerce Committee’s ongoing oversight of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), Energy and Power Subcommittee Chairman Ed Whitfield (R-KY) today announced that the subcommittee has scheduled a two-day hearing next week entitled “Overview of the Renewable Fuel Standard: Stakeholder Perspectives.” The subcommittee will convene at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building for the first two panels and will reconvene on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. for the third panel.