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Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) sent a letter to White House Counsel Donald McGahn today raising questions about the Trump Administration’s cybersecurity practices.
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing, which was postponed from its originally scheduled date of Friday, September 23, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., is entitled “Bioresearch Labs and Inactivation of Dangerous Pathogens.”
The Subcommittee on Energy and Power will hold a hearing on Thursday, September 15, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled “The Department of Energy’s Role in Advancing the National, Economic, and Energy Security of the United States.”
WASHINGTON, DC – Bipartisan leaders of the Energy and Commerce Committee today sent a letter to Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz seeking further information on the current status of the National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA) Nuclear Smuggling Detection and Deterrence programs (NSDD).