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Format: 2014-04-16
Format: 2014-04-16
03/04/2014
Floor Action
On March 4, 2014, the House proceeded with forty minutes of general debate on H.R. 2126.  The legislation was passed by voice vote.  On March 5, 2014, a recorded vote took place where the legislation passed by a roll call vote of 375 - 36.
03/04/2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “Keeping the Promise: How Better Managing Medicare Can Protect Seniors’ Benefits and Save Them Money.”  
02/28/2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade held a hearing on Friday, February 28, 2014, at 9:30 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “The FTC at 100:  Views from the Academic Experts.”  
02/27/2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on Thursday, February 27, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “Counterfeit Drugs: Fighting Illegal Supply Chains.”
02/27/2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Energy and Power held a hearing on Thursday, February 27, 2014, at 10:15 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “Benefits of and Challenges to Energy Access in the 21st Century: Electricity.”  
02/27/2014
Markup
The Subcommittee on Health held a markup on Thursday, February 27, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The Subcommittee considered the following: • H.R. 3548, “Improving Trauma Care Act of 2013”; • H.R. 4080, “Trauma Systems and Regionalization of Emergency Care Reauthorization Act”; • H.R. 1281, “Newborn Screening Saves...
02/27/2014
Press Release
Today Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman and Energy and Power Ranking Member Bobby L. Rush sent a letter to Chairmen Fred Upton and Ed Whitfield asking that they withdraw their factually incorrect and fundamentally misleading report which claims that EPA has proposed or finalized over 100 new GHG-related regulations.  The report contains numerous errors, including rules listed multiple times,...
02/27/2014
Press Release
Today Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman released the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) completion of the H block auction:
02/27/2014
Press Release
Today Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman released the following statement on FDA’s proposed changes to nutrition labeling on food packages:
02/27/2014
Press Release
Today Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman released the following statement on the Republican draft bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act: