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Oct 3, 2019 Press Release
“To prevent similar failures in the future, it is critical that we understand what happened during the hurricane and its aftermath, and what could be improved”
Chairman Pallone sent a letter to GAO today urging the government watchdog to investigate and evaluate months-long communication failures and restoration efforts in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands following Hurricane Maria in 2017.
Oct 1, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone and CAT Chairman Doyle issued the following statement today after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia vacated part of the FCC's 2017 rules that repealed net neutrality protections and opened the door for states to pass net neutrality laws.
Oct 1, 2019 Press Release
Report Links Patient Coverage Increases at Indian Health Service Facilities and Resulting Improved Access to Care to ACA and Medicaid Expansion
Chairman Pallone and Rep. Ruiz's comment on a GAO report that found significant improvements in access to care for American Indian and Alaska Native communities since passage of the ACA.
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Sep 30, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone and Chairwoman Eshoo announced the Health Subcommittee will hold a legislative hearing on the youth tobacco epidemic on October 16, 2019.
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Sep 30, 2019 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Chairs Pallone and Eshoo announced details for a Health Subcommittee field hearing on the public health threat of gun violence.
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Sep 27, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's opening remarks today at a CAT Subcommittee hearing entitled “Legislating to Secure America’s Wireless Future.”
Sep 26, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone, CAT Subcommittee Chairman Doyle and CPC Subcommittee Chair Schakowsky announced today that the CAT and CPC Subcommittees will hold a joint hearing on Wednesday, October 16, exploring online content moderation practices and whether consumers are adequately protected under current law.
Sep 26, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's opening remarks at today's Environment and Climate Change Subcommittee markup of 15 bills pertaining to asbestos, PFAS and spent nuclear fuel.
Sep 25, 2019 Press Release
Committee leaders respond to EPA's external science advisors' report that the Agency's risk evaluation of PV29 is deeply flawed.
Sep 25, 2019 Press Release
Today the Committee released a new GAO report outlining the growing cybersecurity risks to the U.S. electric grid.

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