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Full Committee Markup of 6 Bills [Video]

The Committee on Energy and Commerce will meet in a hybrid open markup session on Wednesday, July 20 2022, at 9:45 a.m. This markup will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing. Legislation H.R. 3962, the “Securing and Enabling Commerce Using Remote and Electronic Notarization Act of 2021″H.R. 4081, the “Informing Consumers About Smart Devices Act”H.R. 4551, the “Reporting Attacks from Nations Selected for Oversight and Monitoring Web Attacks and Ransomware from Enemies Act” or “RANSOMWARE Act”H.R. 5313,”Reese’s Law” H.R. 6290, the “Manufacturing.gov Act”H.R. 8152, the “American Data Privacy and Protection Act” https://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/markups/markup-of-six-bills-full-committee

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Roe Reversal: The Impacts of Taking Away the Constitutional Right to an Abortion [Video]

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid hearing that includes both in-person and remote attendance on Tuesday, July 19, 2022, at 10:30 a.m. This hearing will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco WebEx online video conferencing. The hearing is entitled, “Roe Reversal: The Impacts of Taking Away the Constitutional Right to an Abortion.”https://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/hearings/hearing-on-roe-reversal-the-impacts-of-taking-away-the-constitutional

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Full Committee Markup of 5 Bills [Video]

The Committee on Energy and Commerce will meet in a hybrid open markup session on Wednesday, July 13, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. This markup will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing. LegislationH.R. 3630, the “Lymphedema Treatment Act”H.R. 7624, the “Spectrum Innovation Act of 2022”H.R. 4275, the “Ensuring Phone and Internet Access Through Lifeline and Affordable Connectivity Program Act of 2022”H.R. 4990, the “Institute for Telecommunication Sciences Codification Act” or the “ITS Codification Act”H.R. 7132, the “Safe Connections Act of 2022”https://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/markups/markup-of-five-bills-full-committee-july-13-2022

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Has Anyone Told the White House About Inflation? [Video]

Inflation is now hitting 40-year highs, but folks at the White House don’t seem all that concerned. They’ve championed record spending and actively repressed American energy production, but they just can’t seem to think of a reason why Americans might be paying record high prices for gas, groceries, and other necessities. Genevieve Wood gets into the details surrounding the Biden Administration’s latest self-inflicted policy problem. Learn more about inflation and how to solve it: https://www.heritage.org/inflation-crisisStill haven’t subscribed to The Heritage Foundation on YouTube? Click here https://bit.ly/2otKliyFollow The Heritage Foundation on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/heritagefoundation/Follow The Heritage Foundation on Twitter: https://twitter.com/HeritageFollow The Heritage Foundation on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/heritagefoundation/?hl=en

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Protecting America’s Seniors: Oversight of Private Sector Medicare Advantage Plans [Video]

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid hearing that includes both in-person and remote attendance on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at 11 a.m. This hearing will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco WebEx online video conferencing. The hearing is entitled, “Protecting America’s Seniors: Oversight of Private Sector Medicare Advantage Plans.”WitnessesErin BlissAssistant Inspector GeneralOffice of Evaluation and InspectionOffice of Inspector GeneralDepartment of Health and Human ServicesLeslie GordonActing DirectorHealth CareGovernment Accountability OfficeJames E. Mathews, Ph.D.Executive DirectorMedicare Payment Advisory Commissionhttps://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/hearings/hearing-on-protecting-americas-seniors-oversight-of-private-sector

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Investing in Public Health: Legislation to Support Patients, Workers, and Research [Video]

The Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid legislative hearing that includes both in-person and remote attendance on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at 11 a.m. This hearing will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing. The hearing is entitled, “Investing in Public Health: Legislation to Support Patients, Workers, and Research.”Legislation H.R. 2007, the “Stephanie Tubbs Jones Uterine Fibroid Research and Education Act of 2021”H.R. 3773, the “Pediatricians Accelerate Childhood Therapies Act of 2021” or the “PACT Act of 2021”H.R. 5141, the “Maximizing Outcomes through Better Investments in Lifesaving Equipment for (MOBILE) Health Care Act”H.R. 5442, the “Fix Nondisclosure of Influence in Health Research Act”H.R. 5478, the “Protecting the Integrity of our Biomedical Research Act of 2021”H.R. 6305, the “Protect America’s Biomedical Research Enterprise Act of 2021”H.R. 7565, the “NIH Implementing a Maternal health and Pregnancy Outcomes Vision for Everyone Act of 2022” or the “NIH IMPROVE Act”H.R. 7845, the “NIH Clinical Trial Diversity Act of 2022”H.R. 8151, the “Building a Sustainable Workforce for Healthy Communities Act”H.R. 8163, the “Improving Trauma Systems and Emergency Care Act”H.R. 8169, the “Rural Telehealth Access Task Force Act” WitnessesKirsten Bibbins-Domingo, Ph.D., M.D., M.A.S.Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Lee Goldman, M.D. Professor of MedicineUniversity of California, San FranciscoKevin Croston, M.D.CEONorth Memorial HealthTanika Gray ValbrunFounder and PresidentThe White Dress ProjectMichael D. ShannonExecutive/President of Government SolutionsIPTalons, Inc.Desiree SweeneyCEONEW HealthLeslie R. Walker-Harding, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.S.A.H.M.Ford/Morgan Endowed ProfessorChair Department of Pediatrics/Associate DeanUniversity of WashingtonChief Academic Officer/Senior Vice PresidentSeattle Children’s Hospitalhttps://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/hearings/hearing-on-investing-in-public-health-legislation-to-support-patients

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Consumer Protection & Commerce Markup of 8 Bills [Video]

The Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid open markup session on Thursday, June 23, 2022, at 10:30 a.m. This markup will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing.Legislation:H.R. 8152, the “American Data Privacy and Protection Act”H.R. 3355, the “Save America’s Forgotten Equines Act of 2021” or the “SAFE Act”H.R. 3962, the “Securing and Enabling Commerce Using Remote and Electronic Notarization Act of 2021”H.R. 4081, the “Informing Consumers about Smart Devices Act”H.R. 4551, the “Reporting Attacks from Nations Selected for Oversight and Monitoring Web Attacks and Ransomware from Enemies Act” or the “RANSOMWARE Act”H.R. 5313, “Reese’s Law”H.R. 5441, the “Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2021” or the “PAST Act of 2021”H.R. 6290, the “Manufacturing.gov Act” https://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/markups/markup-of-eight-bills-subcommittee-on-consumer-protection-and-commerce

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Legislative Hearing to Strengthen Energy Infrastructure, Efficiency, and Financing [Video]

The Subcommittee on Energy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid legislative hearing that includes both in-person and remote attendance on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at 10:30 a.m. This hearing will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing. The hearing is entitled, “Legislative Hearing to Strengthen Energy Infrastructure, Efficiency, and Financing.”Legislation:H.R. 1599, the “Securing America’s Critical Minerals Supply Act” H.R. 5292, the “Energy Accountability Act” H.R. 7947, the “Weatherization Enhancement and Readiness Act of 2022″H.R. 7962, “To amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to modify the definition of water heater under energy conservation standards and for other purposes”H.R. 8053, the “Guaranteeing Resilient Installations for Defense Act” or the “GRID Act” H.R. 8068, the “Tribal Energy Investment Act of 2022″https://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/hearings/hearing-on-legislative-hearing-to-strengthen-energy-infrastructure

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Communications & Technology Subcommittee Markup of 7 Bills [Video]

The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid open markup session on Wednesday, June 15, 2022, at 10:15 a.m. This markup will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing.LegislationH.R. 4275, the “Ensuring Phone and Internet Access for SNAP Recipients Act of 2021” H.R. 4990, the “Institute for Telecommunication Sciences Codification Act” or the “ITS Codification Act” H.R. 5400, the “Preventing Disruptions to Universal Service Funds Act”H.R. 5486, the “Simplifying Management, Reallocation, and Transfer of Spectrum Act” or the “SMART Act” H.R. 7132, the “Safe Connections Act of 2022” H.R. 7624, the “Spectrum Innovation Act of 2022” H.R. 7783, the “Extending America’s Spectrum Auction Leadership Act of 2022”https://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/markups/markup-of-7-bills-subcommittee-on-communications-and-technology

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Protecting America’s Consumers: Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen Data Privacy and Security [Video]

The Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid legislative hearing that includes both in-person and remote attendance on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at 10:30 a.m. This hearing will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing. The hearing is entitled, “Protecting America’s Consumers: Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen Data Privacy and Security.”Legislation:H.R._____, the ” American Data Privacy and Protection Act”https://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/hearings/hearing-on-protecting-americas-consumers-bipartisan-legislation-to

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Strengthening our Communications Networks: Legislation to Connect and Protect [Video]

The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid legislative hearing that includes both in-person and remote attendance on Tuesday May 24, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. This hearing will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing. The hearing is entitled, “Strengthening our Communications Networks: Legislation to Connect and Protect.” Legislation:H.R. 4275, the “Ensuring Phone and Internet Access for SNAP Recipients Act of 2021″H.R. 4990, the “Institute for Telecommunication Sciences Codification Act” or the “ITS Codification Act”H.R. 5486, the Simplifying Management, Reallocation, and Transfer of Spectrum Act” or the “SMART Act”H.R. 7132, the “Safe Connections Act of 2022” H.R. 7783, the “Extending America’s Spectrum Auction Leadership Act of 2022” Witnesses:Mark GibsonDirector, Business Development & Spectrum PolicyCommScope and Regulatory Officer of the OnGo AllianceAnna M. GomezPartnerWiley Rein LLPThomas E. Kadri, Ph.D.Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Georgia School of LawAlisa Valentin, Ph.D.Senior Director of Technology and Telecommunications PolicyNational Urban League https://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/hearings/hearing-on-strengthening-our-communications-networks-legislation-to

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Formula Safety and Supply: Protecting the Health of America’s Babies. [Video]

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid hearing that includes both in-person and remote attendance on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. This hearing will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco WebEx online video conferencing. The hearing is entitled, “Formula Safety and Supply: Protecting the Health of America’s Babies.”Witnesses:Panel IHon. Robert M. Califf, M.D.CommissionerFood and Drug AdministrationFrank Yiannas, M.P.H.Deputy CommissionerFood Policy and Response, Food and Drug AdministrationSusan Mayne, Ph.D.DirectorCenter for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug AdministrationPanel IIChristopher J. CalamariPresident, US and Canada Nutrition; and Senior Vice PresidentAbbottScott FitzVice President, Technical & ProductionGerber Products CompanyRobert ClevelandSenior Vice President, Nutrition, North America and EuropeReckitthttps://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/hearings/hearing-on-formula-safety-and-supply-protecting-the-health-of-america-s