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07/24/2014
The Subcommittee on Energy and Power held a hearing on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “Laboratories of Democracy:  The Economic Impacts of State Energy Policies.”  
07/24/2014
The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology held a hearing on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “H.R. 3670, the Anti-Spoofing Act of 2013, H.R. ____, the LPTV and Translator Act of 2014, and H.R. 5161, the E-LABEL Act.”  
07/23/2014
The Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy will hold a hearing on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “Modernizing the Business of Environmental Regulation and Protection.” 
07/23/2014
Today Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman and Energy and Power Subcommittee Ranking Member Bobby L. Rush sent a letter to Chairmen Fred Upton and Ed Whitfield to request a hearing on a recent report entitled Risky Business: the Economic Risks of Climate Change in the United States, which examined climate change impacts in every region of the country. 
07/22/2014
This legislation, introduced by Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden, reauthorizes the expiring provisions of the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act (STELA), as well as modifies provisions of the Communications Act related to carriage of broadcast programming and cable set top box regulation. H.R. 4572 was amended and forwarded from Full Committee on May 8...
07/22/2014
H.R. 4450 would reauthorize the Act through September 30, 2020.  It directs Brand USA and the Secretary of Commerce to meet biannually to review the procedures to determine the fair market value of goods and service to be received as in-kind private-sector contributions, and lowers the acceptable portion of private-sector contributions that may be in-kind to 75 percent.  H.R. 4450...
07/22/2014
The Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was entitled “21st Century Cures: Examining Barriers to Ongoing Evidence Development and Communication.”  
07/22/2014
Today Rep. Henry A. Waxman and Rep. Jan Schakowsky released statements in reaction to the final report of the Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel on Phthalates, convened by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.