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Jan 15, 2019 Press Release
Committee Democrats Also Elect Six Subcommittee Chairs & Full Committee Vice Chair

Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today announced the full Democratic rosters for the six subcommittees in the 116th Congress, including the six subcommittee chairs and the full Committee Vice Chair, who were elected by the Democrats on the Committee. The six subcommittees and their chairs are:

Jan 14, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's statement today on FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's refusal to brief Committee staff on why the FCC has yet to end wireless carriers’ unauthorized disclosure of consumers’ real-time location data and what actions the FCC has taken to address the issue to date.
Jan 14, 2019 Press Release
Democratic Committee Leaders Demand Answers from Trump Administration on Health Care Tax Credits, Waivers, as Trump Shutdown Drags on
Top Democratic health leaders sent a letter to the Trump Administration to ensure there are no premium increases or coverage losses due to the shutdown.
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Jan 11, 2019 Press Release
An Emergency Briefing is Necessary in the Interest of Public Safety & National Security & Cannot Wait Until Trump Decides to Reopen the Government
Chairman Pallone sent a letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai today requesting he provide an emergency briefing to Committee staff on why the FCC has yet to end wireless carriers’ unauthorized disclosure of consumers’ real-time location data and what actions the FCC has taken to address the issue to date.
Jan 10, 2019 Press Release
Jurisdictions Remain the Same for All Six Subcommittees, But Two Subcommittee Names Will Change
Chairman Pallone announced the six subcommittees for the 116th Congress.
Jan 10, 2019 Press Release
“Congress and the American public are entitled to understand how CMS is spending these funds”
Democratic health leaders in the House and Senate sent a letter to the Trump Administration requesting detailed information on the use of user fee funds generated by the Affordable Care Act Marketplace exchanges.
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Jan 9, 2019 Press Release
“Wheeler might not be the cartoon villain that Scott Pruitt was as Administrator, but he’s no Captain Planet.”
Chairman Pallone's statement on President Trump's nomination of Andrew Wheeler to lead EPA.
Jan 8, 2019 Press Release
“We urge our Senate colleagues to quickly take up this package and send it to the President’s desk for signature.”
Chairman Pallone and Ranking Member Walden's joint statement on passage of H.R. 269.
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Jan 8, 2019 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's remarks on the House Floor during consideration of H.R. 269, Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019.
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