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Fred Upton's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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
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
April 10, 2014 To Protect the Future of the Internet, Subcommittee Advances the DOTCOM Act
March 18, 2014 Committee Leaders Pledge Robust Oversight on Administration Announcement on Future of the Internet; Hearing Scheduled for First Week of April
March 5, 2014 U.S. News and World Report - Curing Disease With a Little Help From Our Friends
Jan. 28, 2014 Letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx - Implementation of Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Hearing of the Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - Seeking PPACA Answers
Jan. 14, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Transparency Discrepancies with IT Dashboard
Oct. 16, 2013 Upton Statement on Bipartisan Deal to Avoid Default, End Shutdown
Oct. 9, 2013 Upton, Congressional Leaders to Sit Down with President Tomorrow
Oct. 7, 2013 Food and Drug Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Aug. 2, 2013 Upton Votes to Provide Relief for Michigan Small Business, Ensure Government Accountability
July 24, 2013 Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Examines DOE Reorganization Plans
July 1, 2013 Upton Announces Energy and Commerce Staff Changes
May 23, 2013 Letter to Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller General of the U.S. Government Accountability Office - Investigation into Department of Commerce Office of the Inspector General
May 16, 2013 Letter to Comptroller General Dodaro - Sec. Sebelius's Solicitation of Funds for Private Non-Profit
Oct. 10, 2012 Committee Leaders Probe DOE's Knowledge of Loan Recipient's Faulty Solar Panels -- Now-Bankrupt Abound Awarded $400 Million Loan Guarantee from Same Program as Solyndra
Sept. 26, 2012 Energy and Commerce Staff Changes: Upton Congratulates Two Members of Committee Staff on New Opportunities, Names New Chief Counsel to Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
July 26, 2012 Subcommittee Approves Bill to Reduce Paperwork and Eliminate Government Waste
June 13, 2012 Energy and Commerce Staff Changes: Senior Adviser Preparing for New Opportunity, Committee Aides Named to Fill Key Positions
Feb. 17, 2012 Documents Suggest DOE Secretary Chu Personally Championed $1.4 Billion Loan Guarantee for Prologis as Solyndra was Rapidly Failing
Feb. 15, 2012 Committee Moves to Subpoena Key White House Staff Relating to Solyndra Investigation Friday at 9:45am
Feb. 8, 2012 Upton Hails House Passage of Line-Item Veto
Feb. 3, 2012 White House Solyndra Stonewall Reveals Broken Promises of Transparency
Dec. 13, 2011 Committee Leaders Decry Coordinated Attacks on NRC Commissioners
Nov. 30, 2011 Hearing of the House Administration Committee - Review of the Use of Committee Funds of the 112th Congress
Oct. 27, 2011 Upton Supports Repeal of 3% Withholding Tax
Sept. 28, 2011 USA Today - GOP Hammers Solyndra, Obama White House
Sept. 20, 2011 Solyndra Execs Break Promise to Testify Voluntarily, Will Take Fifth Amendment to Dodge Testifying Under Oath
July 14, 2011 Committee Issues Subpoena After Obama Administration Refuses to Provide Documents 122 Days After Request
May 12, 2011 In Face of Congressional and Stakeholder Objections, EPA to Suspend Chemical Reporting Program to Revise Flaws Rules
Oct. 20, 2010 Letter to Mayor Judd and St Joseph City Commissioners
Oct. 14, 2010 The Daily Caller - Republicans Plan January Takedowns of Obama's "Czars'
Dec. 13, 2005 Tribute to a Colleague, the Honorable John Dingell
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Government Reform & Oversight
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Government Reform and Oversight
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Government Reform and Oversight
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