Energy and Commerce Committee

Oversight and Investigations


FDA Port of Entry Investigation Stats Suggest More Emphasis Needed on the Importation of Opioids

11.01.2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Earlier this Congress, the Energy and Commerce Committee received responses to questions posed to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding Port of Entry (POE) investigations, specifically the Office of Criminal Investigation's (OCI) actions to combat the opioid crisis, and stop the importation of illegal opioids and other harmful products through international mail facilities. These important enforcement actions were recently strengthened and new tools provided to law enforcement in the landmark bill H.R. 6, the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, written by Energy and...

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Walden, Latta, and Harper on Anti-Doping Summit at White House

10.31.2018

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR), Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Chairman Bob Latta (R-OH), and Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation Chairman Gregg Harper (R-MS) released the following statement at the conclusion of the Washington Anti-Doping Summit at the White House.

“For years we have heard from American and international athletes that sport must be clean and governance must be transparent.  These systems exist to protect our athletes, and it is critical that we ensure their effectiveness. We support the Washington Anti-Doping Summit...

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Round-Up: Landmark Opioid Legislation Now Law

10.26.2018

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, President Donald Trump signed H.R. 6, the SUPPORT for Patients and...

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