Committee Leaders Reach Out to CDC, NIH, and HHS As World Health Organization Declares Zika Virus Public Health Emergency
WASHINGTON, DC – Following the World Health Organization’s declaration that the Zika virus, which is transmitted by mosquitos and may cause birth defects, is a public health emergency, bipartisan House Energy and Commerce Committee
Upton, Pallone, Walden, and Eshoo: “This is what we have been working toward all along, and it’s the right call for consumers and innovation.”
Bill Commits $500 Million Annually to Help Patients in All Stages of Prescription Opioid & Heroin Dependence
WASHINGTON, DC – Bipartisan Energy and Commerce Committee leaders today sent a letter to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy requesting an urgent briefing in the coming days on the drinking water in Flint, Michigan.
Bipartisan Legislation to Ensure Child-Resistant Packaging for Liquid Nicotine Clears Final Hurdle – Now Heads to President to Be Signed Into Law
WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives on Monday approved bipartisan legislation to protect children from exposure to e-liquids containing nicotine, which are used in e-cigarettes and other e-smoking applications. S.
Democrats Request More Information on the League’s Influence over CTE Research
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Democratic leaders on the House Energy and Commerce Committee sent letters to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the
Democrats Request Briefings from DOT, EPA
‘Viewer Protection Act’ Will Help to Safeguard Consumers’ TV Signal Following Broadcast Incentive Auction
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), unveiled a draft bill, the Viewer Protection Act, which empowers the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to fully protect both broadcast viewers and mobile broadband users who may be affected by the upcoming Broadcast Incentive Auction.