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May 7, 2018 Press Release
Request Follows Commissioners’ Refusal to Cooperate with Committee Oversight and Special Counsel’s Determination that O’Rielly Violated Hatch Act
Ranking Members Pallone and Doyle sent a letter to the Office of Special Counsel requesting an investigation into all three Republican FCC Commissioners regarding their involvement in the 2018 Conservative Political Action Conference.
May 4, 2018 Press Release
Today, the three House Democratic leaders of the Committees with jurisdiction over health care sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan urging him to allow a vote on legislation that would help improve the affordability and accessibility of health care in the United States.
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May 3, 2018 Press Release
Following New Evidence, Dems Want More Information on Pruitt’s Landlord’s Attempts to Influence EPA Appointments
Energy and Commerce Democratic leaders sent a letter to EPA Administrator Pruitt raising a series of questions following reports that a lobbyist, whose wife rented a $50-a-night condo to Pruitt, attempted to influence appointments to an agency board on behalf of his clients.
May 3, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone and Rep. Peter Welch issued the following joint statement today after news that FCC Chairman Ajit Pai directed the immediate transfer of the Universal Service Fund to the U.S. Treasury.
May 2, 2018 Press Release
Today, at a roundtable discussion with aging and disability advocates in New Jersey, Ranking Member Pallone released a proposal to create a new Medicare long-term care benefit.
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May 1, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone and Congressman Scott Peter's statements following news that Albert Kelly has resigned from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as Administrator Pruitt’s top advisor of Superfund cleanups.
Apr 30, 2018 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Members Pallone and Doyle sent a letter to Committee Republican leaders requesting a hearing to review the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint.
Apr 27, 2018 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Democrats released a series of legislative proposals to address abusive robocall practices.
Apr 27, 2018 Press Release

Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI) delivered the following opening remarks at a Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection hearing on “Do Not Call:  Combatting Robocall and Caller ID Spoofing:”

Thank you, Chairman Latta, for holding today’s hearing on robocalls and spoofing.

Apr 27, 2018 Press Release
Ranking Member Pallone's remarks for the record at a Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection hearing on “Do Not Call: Combatting Robocall and Caller ID Spoofing.”

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