Committee activity related to protecting consumers from scams, deceptive marketing, and dangerous consumer products; vehicle safety; privacy of personal and financial data; and Internet gaming.
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The Committee on Energy and Commerce held a hearing on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled “Twitter: Transparency and Accountability.”
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee Ranking Member Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) sent a letter to Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Chairman Joseph J. Simons today urging the Commission to intensify its law enforcement efforts against fraudulent and predatory practices by for-profit colleges.