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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
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
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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 Draft Bill to Reauthorize Nation's Satellite Television Law Passes Subcommittee With Bipartisan Support
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 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
March 10, 2014 Upton Welcomes New Grid Security Standards
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to David Moskovitz, Chief Executive Accenture Federal Services - Regarding Role in Health Care Exchanges
Feb. 20, 2014 FCC Responds to Committee Questions on Fairness Doctrine; Upton, Walden Push for More First Amendment Protection
Feb. 19, 2014 Upton, Walden Respond to Wheeler Network Neutrality Announcement
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General, Government Accountability Office - Oregon Health Care Exchange
Feb. 5, 2014 Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Protecting Consumer Information: Can Data Breaches Be Prevented?
Feb. 5, 2014 Subcommittee Examines Recent Data Breaches, Explores Ways to Improve Information Protection
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services - Documents on Incomplete HealthCare.gov Appeals Program
Jan. 17, 2014 Tri-City Record - House Puts Transparency and Consumer Protections First
Jan. 15, 2014 Committee Holds First #CommActUpdate Hearing
Jan. 14, 2014 Upton, Walden Applaud Court Decision in Favor of Internet Free of Government Control
Jan. 14, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Transparency Discrepancies with IT Dashboard
Jan. 10, 2014 Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act of 2014
Jan. 9, 2014 The Ripon Advance - Upton Sets Committee Priorities for 2014
Jan. 9, 2014 A #CommActUpdate to Promote Innovation and Economic Growth
Dec. 23, 2013 Another Day, Another Obamacare Delay
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Health Insurance Companies - Regarding PPACA Implementation
Dec. 11, 2013 Committee Approves Bipartisan FCC Process Reform and Federal Spectrum Incentive Act
Dec. 10, 2013 Obamacare's Net Negative: Numbers Suggest Situation Beyond Worst Case Scenario
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Regarding Potential Revival of Fairness Doctrine
Dec. 10, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Full Committee Vote on H.R. 3527, H.R. 1098, H.R. 1281, H.R. 724, H.R. 3683, H.R. 3674, and H.R. 3675
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Regarding Recent Cyber Security Breach
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Requesting Review of Key Cyber Security Controls Utilized by Top HHS Agencies
Dec. 3, 2013 Upton and Walden Announce Plans to Update the Communications Act
Nov. 25, 2013 Upton, Walden Welcome Public-Private Agreement to Relocate Government Spectrum
Nov. 21, 2013 Communications and Technology Subcommittee Continues Oversight of FirstNet
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Regarding Security of Health Care Law Website
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to David Amsler, President and CIO Foreground Security Inc - Regarding Security of Health Care Law Website
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Christopher Drumgoole, Senior Vice President, Verizon Terremark - Regarding Security of Health Care Law Website
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Al Grasso, President and CEO MITRE Corporation - Regarding Security of Health Care Law Website
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Manju Bewtra, Founder and CEO Creative Computing Solutions - Regarding Security of Health Care Law Website
Oct. 30, 2013 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript: Kathleen Sebelius and the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
Oct. 29, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Kathleen Sebelius Testifying at House Energy and Commerce Committee Hearing
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Regarding Medicaid Eligibility Verification Delay
Oct. 24, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - PPACA Implementation Failures: Answers from HHS
Oct. 23, 2013 Hearing of the House Communications and Technology Committee - The Evolution of Wired Communications Networks
Oct. 21, 2013 Committee Confirms Testimony from Lead HealthCare.Gov Contractors Thursday
Oct. 17, 2013 Administration Rebuffs Invite to Testify at Full Committee Hearing On Health Care Law's Botched Rollout; Leaders Press Sebelius to Reconsider
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