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Format: 2014-04-25
Format: 2014-04-25
07/11/2013
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology held a hearing on Thursday, July 11, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled,  “Improving FCC Process.” 
07/11/2013
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy held a hearing on Thursday, July 11, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled, “Regulation of New Chemicals, Protection of Confidential Business Information, and Innovation."
07/11/2013
Press Release
Continuing its bipartisan review of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the House Energy and Commerce Committee today released the fifth and final white paper in a series that examine a number of issues emerging with the current system. Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman (D-CA) are leading this effort to review the law and its implementation...
07/10/2013
Press Release
Today, Representative Henry A. Waxman and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse sent a letter to Kerri-Ann Jones, Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans, Environment, and Science at the State Department, urging the Department to correct significant mistakes in the analysis of the climate impacts of the Keystone XL pipeline.  Rep. Waxman and Sen. Whitehouse write that the draft Supplemental...
07/10/2013
Press Release
Today Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman issued the following statement on an announcement by the Department of Health and Human Services that it will award grants to community health centers throughout the nation to help Americans benefit from the Affordable Care Act:
07/10/2013
Press Release
Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman sent a Dear Colleague letter urging a No Vote on the Culberson Amendment to H.R. 2609.  The amendment claims that carbon pollution is zero and produces no harm and no costs. 
07/10/2013
Press Release
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation will hold a hearing on Thursday, July 18, 2013, titled “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act:  Implementation in the Wake of Administrative Delay.”  In preparation for this hearing, Republican members of the Committee sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew seeking information on the decision to delay the Affordable...
07/09/2013
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at 10:15 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearingwas titled, “Cyber Espionage and the Theft of U.S. Intellectual Property and Technology.”
07/09/2013
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Energy and Power held a hearing on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing focused on H.R. 1900, "Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act."
07/09/2013
Markup
The Subcommittee on Energy and Power held a markup beginning on Tuesday, July 9, 2013.  The Subcommittee considered the following: • H.R. 1582, the “Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013”; • H.R. 1900, the “Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act”; and • H.R. 83, "a bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to develop an action plan to...