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Fred Upton's Public Statements

Full Name: Frederick 'Fred' Stephen Upton
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Amey; 2 Children: Meg, Stephen
Birth Date: 04/23/1953
Birth Place: Saint Joseph, MI
Home City: Saint Joseph, MI
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Tri-City Record - Constitutional Check through Enumerated Powers Act
Issue Position: Government Working for the 6th District
Issue Position: Environment and Agriculture
Issue Position: Health
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Time to Turn off the Spigot of Wasteful Spending
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Jobs and the Economy
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Issue Position: Record of Fiscal Responsibility
Issue Position: Telecommunications
Issue Position: Protecting the Great Lakes
Issue Position: Working to Protect Our Homeland and National Security
Issue Position: Improving Our Economy and Protecting Our Workers
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Telecommunications and Internet
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Working to Protect our Children and Promote the Family
Issue Position: Spending
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Gas Prices
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Issue Position: The Budget
Aug. 15, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Document Instructing an Email Exchange be Deleted
Aug. 13, 2014 Yes to Energy, Yes to Jobs
Aug. 12, 2014 #RecordOfSuccess Continues as President Signs Bills to Boost Autism Research and Improve Trauma Care
Aug. 12, 2014 Enrollment Figures Still Unclear; Administration Remains Silent
July 31, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Evaluating Federal Lab Procedures Following Safety Lapses
July 31, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Demanding Answers on CMS Contracts for HealthCare.gov
July 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - FCC Granting Waiver to Grain Management, LLC
July 31, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Reports of Medical Errors
July 31, 2014 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - PPACA Implementation: Updates from CMS and GAO
July 30, 2014 Congresswoman Jenkins' Bill To Provide More Certainty To Patients & Providers In Rural Communities Passes Favorably Out Of Committee
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
July 29, 2014 Committee's #RecordofSuccess Grows With Three More Bipartisan Bills Passed By the House
July 29, 2014 Letter to the Governors of the United States - Insight on the Children's Health Insurance Program
July 29, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 3522, H.R. 4701, H.R. 4067, H.R. ____, H.R. 3670, H.R. 5161, H.R. 1575
July 29, 2014 Members Question FERC Over EPA's Clean Power Plan
July 29, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce - FERC Perspectives: Questions Concerning EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan and Other Grid Reliability Challenges
July 28, 2014 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Protecting Americans from Illegal Bailouts and Plan Cancellations Under the President's Health Care Law
July 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Recent Safety Lapses Involving Anthrax, Smallpox, and Avian Influenza
July 28, 2014 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 4067 and H.R. ____
July 28, 2014 Health Subcommittee Discusses Legislative Proposals to Prevent Insurance Company Bailouts, Protect Against Further Health Plan Cancellations
July 28, 2014 Letter to Daniel Levinson, Inspector General of the Health and Human Services Department - Recent Safety Lapses Involving Select Agents
July 28, 2014 Sunscreen Innovation Act
July 28, 2014 Letter to Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Recent Safety Lapses Involving Select Agents
July 28, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration - Recent Safety Lapses Involving Select Agents
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