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Fred Upton's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
Issue Position: Telecommunications and Internet
Issue Position: Telecommunications
Issue Position: Working to Protect our Children and Promote the Family
Aug. 22, 2014 Nation's Top Public Health Leaders Head to Pennsylvania to Continue the #Path2Cures
Aug. 22, 2014 Universal Service Policy and the Role of the Federal Communications Commission
Aug. 19, 2014 Washington Examiner - Marilyn Tavenner's Deleted Emails Pose Question: Is the FOIA the Law Federal Officials Break Most Often?
Aug. 15, 2014 Upton, FCC Commissioner Discuss Public Safety Communications Needs
Aug. 15, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Document Instructing an Email Exchange be Deleted
July 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - FCC Granting Waiver to Grain Management, LLC
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 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - PPACA Implementation: Updates from CMS and GAO
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 24, 2014 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Legislative Hearing on the Anti-Spoofing Act, the LPTV and Translator Act, and the E-LABEL Act
July 23, 2014 Subcommittee Explores Opportunities to Modernize Environmental Regulation and Protection
July 23, 2014 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - 21st Century Cures Roundtable on Personalized Medicine
July 23, 2014 Hearing of the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - Modernizing the Business of Environmental Regulation and Protection
July 22, 2014 #Path2Cures Requires Collaboration and Transparency
July 22, 2014 STELA Reauthorization Act of 2014
July 22, 2014 House Approves Bipartisan Satellite Television Reauthorization
July 22, 2014 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - 21st Century Cures: Examining Barriers to Ongoing Evidence Development and Communication
July 21, 2014 Upton Joins in Small Business Crawl in Kalamazoo
July 17, 2014 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee and the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - 21st Century Technology for 21st Century Cures
July 10, 2014 Subcommittees to Explore How Advances in Communications and Technology Can Inform 21st Century Cures
July 10, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - FCC's Math Doesn't Add Up
June 25, 2014 Committee Leaders Respond to Supreme Court Decision in ABC v. Aereo
June 5, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Regarding the Future of the Internet
June 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Information Regarding Failed State Health Care Exchanges
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Clarification of Statute to Advance Wireless Broadband
May 22, 2014 Subcommittee Begins Review of Patent Demand Letter Legislation
May 20, 2014 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission
May 19, 2014 Committee Focuses on Competition Policy in Latest #CommActUpdate White Paper
May 15, 2014 Upton and Walden Respond to FCC Vote on Proposed Net Neutrality Rules
May 13, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Reclassify Internet -- Jobs and Innovation at Risk
May 8, 2014 Committee Stands Up for Future of the Internet, Approves DOTCOM Act
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 3301, H.R. 4572, and H.R. 4342
May 5, 2014 Committee to Vote on Bills to Modernize Cross-Border Permitting for Energy Projects, Protect Future of the Internet, and Reauthorize STELA
May 1, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Telehealth to Digital Medicine: How 21 st Century Technology Can Benefit Patients
May 1, 2014 Health Subcommittee Explores How 21st Century Technology Can Improve Health Care and Help Patients
April 24, 2014 Upton and Walden Respond to Administration's Latest Net Neutrality Proposal
April 10, 2014 To Protect the Future of the Internet, Subcommittee Advances the DOTCOM Act
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domain Openness Through Continued Oversight Matters (DOTCOM) Act of 2014
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Ensuring the Security, Stability, Resilience, and Freedom of the Global Internet
April 1, 2014 Committee Releases #CommActUpdate White Paper Focused on Spectrum Policy
March 26, 2014 Chairman Upton: We Remain Vigilant Over All Emerging Threats to the Grid
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of the Discussion Draft to Reauthorize the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act
March 25, 2014 Draft Bill to Reauthorize Nation's Satellite Television Law Passes Subcommittee With Bipartisan Support
March 20, 2014 Markup Notice: Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
March 18, 2014 Committee Leaders Pledge Robust Oversight on Administration Announcement on Future of the Internet; Hearing Scheduled for First Week of April
March 13, 2014 Upton, Walden Respond to FCC's End Run of Process on Broadcast Sharing Announcement
March 12, 2014 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Reauthorization of the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act
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