Energy and Commerce

Committee on Energy and Commerce

Greg Walden

Letter to HUD Scretary Carson Regarding CDBG-DR Funds and Puerto Rico Grid Restoration

2018/04/20

Excerpt: ““Congress remains committed to providing Puerto Rico with the necessary resources to rebuild and recover, especially with respect to ensuring a reliable and cost-effective electric grid. Reliable, affordable power is fundamental to the Commonwealth’s long-term economic success and all aspects of life on Puerto Rico. Therefore, it is critically important that CDBG-DR funds for […]

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Bipartisan Committee Leaders Urge HUD to Ensure Funds are Used to Modernize Puerto Rico’s Grid

2018/04/20

WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR), Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), Subcommittee on Energy Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), Ranking Member Bobby Rush (D-IL), Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Chairman Gregg Harper (R-MS), and Ranking Member Diana DeGette (D-CO), today sent a letter to U.S. Department of Housing and […]

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E&C Hears Personal Stories from the Opioid Crisis

2018/04/20

WASHINGTON, DC – The Health Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX), yesterday held a roundtable discussion, hearing personal stories from the opioid crisis. Participants provided a first-hand look at many issues within the opioid crisis, including the rise of fentanyl and other synthetic drugs, and patient brokering. Both issues have been the […]

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RESCHEDULED: #SubDCCP Hearing to Examine Robocalls, Spoofing, and Scams

2018/04/20

WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection, chaired by Rep. Bob Latta (R-OH), announced it has rescheduled its hearing titled, “Do Not Call: Combating Robocalls and Caller ID Spoofing.” The hearing will now take place on Friday, April 27, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office […]

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E&C Issues Request for Information Regarding Legacy Technologies in Health Care

2018/04/20

WASHINGTON, DC – The Energy and Commerce Committee today posted a request for information regarding the use of legacy technologies in health care. These technologies, which are in use across the sector, have also been a root cause of many health care cybersecurity challenges. The request for information details the committee’s interest, saying, “While health […]

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Request for Information: Legacy Technologies in Health Care

2018/04/20

Excerpt: “While health care cybersecurity is a complex, nuanced challenge with many different contributing factors, the use of legacy technologies, which are typically more insecure than their modern counterparts, continues to be a root cause of many incidents. The health care sector and medical technologies face the same challenge that has vexed the information technology (IT) […]

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Details for #SubEnvironment Hearing with EPA Administrator Pruitt

2018/04/19

WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Environment, chaired by Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL), today announced details for the Thursday, April 26, 2018, hearing entitled, “The Fiscal Year 2019 Environmental Protection Agency Budget.” The hearing will take place at 10 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator […]

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NEXT WEEK: #SubDCCP to Hold Hearing on CFIUS, National Security, and Global Investment

2018/04/19

WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection, chaired by Rep. Bob Latta (R-OH), announced today a hearing for Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 10:15 a.m. in room 2322 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled, “Perspectives on Reform of the CFIUS Review Process.” Next week’s hearing will examine […]

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Greg Walden

OREGON's 2nd DISTRICT

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