Lawmakers Offer Proposal that Invests in Prevention, Supports Treatment, & Promotes Recovery
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Democrats on the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee, led by full Committee Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Health Subcommittee Ranking Member Gene Green (D-TX), offered legislation that would address mental health reform in a comprehensive and meaningful way. At the markup of H.R.
Brooklyn, N.Y. – Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke released the following statement today commending President Obama on the signing of the bipartisan budget agreement, which includes the provisions of the Spectrum Pipeline Act of 2015, based on a draft Congresswoman Clarke introduced earlier this month.
Committee Leaders Comment on EPA’s Allegation that Additional VW Models Implicated in Emissions Cheating
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders made the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency’s announcement today that it is expanding its investigation of Volkswagen’s emissions issues to include additional Porsche, VW, and Audi models, with three liter diesel engines.
Once Again, Ranking Member Urges Majority to Protect the Jurisdiction of the Energy and Commerce Committee
WASHINGTON, D.C.— On Friday October 23rd, bipartisan leaders of the House Energy and Commerce Committee sent a letter to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy asking the agency to investigate the safety of recycled rubber “crumbs” used in synthetic turf fields.
E&C Leaders Insist Legislation to Change Environmental Standards be Reviewed by Subcommittee of Jurisdiction
Letter Comes On the Heels of Recent Media Reports Questioning Exposure Risks to Kids
WASHINGTON, DC — Bipartisan leaders of the House Energy and Commerce Committee today sent a letter to the U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy asking about the safety of recycled rubber tire “crumbs” used in synthetic turf fields in the United States.