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Format: 2014-09-01
Format: 2014-09-01
11/01/2013
Press Release
The Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change strongly supports the executive order issued by President Obama today to enhance climate preparedness and resilience for the United States.  This order firmly grounds Administration policy in the realities of climate science and acknowledges the variety of challenges that our country will face in coming years due to increasing erratic and dangerous...
10/31/2013
Press Release
Today Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman and Chairman Fred Upton released the following joint statement on the Medicare physician payment proposal announced by the House Committee on Ways and Means and the Senate Finance Committee:
10/30/2013
Hearing
The Committee on Energy and Commerce held a hearing on Wednesday, October 30, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “PPACA Implementation Failures: Answers from HHS.”
10/30/2013
Press Release
Today Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman released the following statement regarding the Senate confirmation of Tom Wheeler and Mike O'Rielly:
10/29/2013
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Energy and Power held a hearing on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.    The hearing focused on H.R. 3301, the “North American Energy Infrastructure Act.”
10/29/2013
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “EPA’s Regulatory Threat to Affordable, Reliable Energy: The Perspective of Coal Communities.”
10/28/2013
Press Release
Today Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman released the following statement on Rep. Whitfield's legislation, which would block EPA's efforts to reduce carbon emissions from power plants:
10/28/2013
Press Release
Today Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman released the following statement on the newly announced Pacific Coast Action Plan on Climate and Energy, a comprehensive and far-reaching strategic alignment to combat climate change and promote clean energy:
10/25/2013
Press Release
Today Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Ranking Member Diana DeGette sent a letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, asking her to finalize the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) long overdue guidance for permitting hydraulic fracturing activities using diesel fuels.  In 2005, Congress...
10/24/2013
Hearing
The Committee on Energy and Commerce held a hearing on Thursday, October 24, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “PPACA Implementation Failures: Didn’t Know or Didn’t Disclose?”