Energy and Commerce

Committee on Energy and Commerce

Greg Walden

Speaker Ryan Readies Right to Try for POTUS’ Signature

2018/05/24

WASHINGTON, DC – During his weekly reporter briefing, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held an enrollment ceremony for three bills that are awaiting President Trump’s signature. Among the bills signed and readied for President Trump was S. 204, the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of 2017. Energy […]

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#SubOversight Holds Hearing on Sexual Abuse within the U.S. Olympic Community

2018/05/23

WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, chaired by Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS), today held a hearing examining the U.S. Olympic community’s ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse. “Too often it seems that the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) and National Governing Bodies (NGBs) haven’t acted until they are publicly pressured to do […]

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#SubHealth Reviews Bipartisan Bill to Reauthorize Children’s Hospital Graduate Medical Education Program

2018/05/23

WASHINGTON, DC – The Health Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX), today held a hearing to review H.R. 5385, the Children’s Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2018, authored by #SubHealth Ranking Member Gene Green (D-TX) and #SubHealth Chairman Burgess. H.R. 5385 will reauthorize the Children’s Hospital Graduate Medical Education (CHGME) program […]

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House GOP Leader McCarthy: Congress is Hard at Work to Combat the Opioid Crisis

2018/05/23

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) has an important message in USA Today’s opinion pages today: Congress is hard at work to combat the opioid crisis. Majority Leader McCarthy writes, “Beating the deadliest drug crisis in history will require nothing less than the biggest response in history. That response is already under […]

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Walden and Burgess on House Passage of ‘Right to Try,’ Sending Bill to POTUS’ Desk

2018/05/22

WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives today passed S. 204, the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of 2017, by a vote of 250-169. This legislation previously passed the Senate on August 3, 2017, by unanimous consent. S. 204 aims to improve access to investigational treatments for […]

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#SubEnergy Explores Legislation to Modernize DOE’s Nuclear Energy Technologies

2018/05/22

WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Energy, chaired by Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI), held its fourth hearing as part of the committee’s ‘DOE Modernization’ series. #SubEnergy members reviewed four bills to address development, regulation, and competitiveness of advanced nuclear energy technologies #SubEnergy reviewed the following bills: • H.R. 1320, Nuclear Utilization of Keynote Energy Act […]

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House Passes Childhood Cancer STAR Act

2018/05/22

WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives today passed S. 292, the Childhood Cancer STAR Act, by voice vote. The bipartisan bill will help advance both research on and treatments for pediatric cancer. In addition, S. 292 will also bolster the surveillance of pediatric cancer, and require the National Cancer Advisory Board to have at […]

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#SubDCCP Examines SMART IoT Act

2018/05/22

WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection, chaired by Rep. Bob Latta (R-OH), held a legislative hearing today to examine the SMART IoT Act, a draft bill led by Chairman Latta and Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT). The SMART IoT Act directs the Secretary of Commerce to conduct a study on the […]

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Greg Walden

OREGON's 2nd DISTRICT

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