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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
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
June 11, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - 21st Century Cures: Examining the Role of Incentives in Advancing Treatments and Cures for Patients
June 10, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Answers On "Unlawful' Risk Corridor Payments
June 10, 2014 Upton, House Pass Veteran Access to Care Act
June 9, 2014 Upton Sponsors Bill to Improve Veteran Access to Timely Medical Care
June 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 4299, H.R. 4709, H.R. 4631, H.R. 4795, and H.R. 4801
June 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 4299, H.R. 4709, H.R. 4631, H.R. 4795, and H.R. 4801
June 6, 2014 Upton Visits Local Power Plants with Top Nuclear Safety Official
June 5, 2014 Upton Responds to GM's Report on Internal Investigation; Announce Plans for Hearing
June 5, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Regarding the Future of the Internet
June 5, 2014 Upton and Murphy Respond to GM's Report on Internal Investigation; Announce Plans for Hearing
June 4, 2014 Upton Urges VA to Expand Veteran Access to Private-Sector Medical Care
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
June 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Information Regarding Failed State Health Care Exchanges
June 2, 2014 Upton and Whitfield Respond to EPA's Cap-and-Trade Proposal
May 30, 2014 Upton Statement on Resignation of VA Sec. Eric Shinseki
May 29, 2014 Subcommittee Takes a Critical First Step To Boost American Manufacturing and Create Jobs
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Clarification of Statute to Advance Wireless Broadband
May 29, 2014 Upton and Gardner Respond to DOE's LNG Export Changes
May 23, 2014 Building on Committee's Bipartisan Success, Senate Clears Two Energy and Commerce Bills
May 23, 2014 Remembering Those Who Served
May 22, 2014 Subcommittee Begins Review of Patent Demand Letter Legislation
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Promoting New Manufacturing Act
May 21, 2014 Health Subcommittee Continues Efforts to #KeepthePromise of Medicare to Seniors
May 21, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Backlog of Medicaid Applications Due to HealthCare.gov Challenges
May 21, 2014 Subcommittee Reviews Bill to Boost Manufacturing and Job Growth
May 20, 2014 Upton Votes to #EndTrafficking
May 20, 2014 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission
May 20, 2014 Upton Votes to Support Great Lakes Jobs, Harbor Maintenance
May 20, 2014 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - 21st Century Cures: The President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) Report on Drug Innovation
May 19, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Inaccurate Health Care Subsidies
May 19, 2014 Committee Focuses on Competition Policy in Latest #CommActUpdate White Paper
May 16, 2014 Upton and Murphy Respond to GM Penalty
May 16, 2014 Upton Responds to GM Penalty Announcement
May 15, 2014 Upton Responds to Putin's Decision to Cut Off Ukraine's Gas
May 15, 2014 Upton Responds to Putin's Decision to Cut off Ukraine's Gas
May 15, 2014 Upton and Walden Respond to FCC Vote on Proposed Net Neutrality Rules
May 14, 2014 Subcommittee to Review Draft Bill to Promote New Manufacturing and Job Creation
May 13, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding the Allied Paper Superfund Site in Kalamazoo
May 13, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Reclassify Internet -- Jobs and Innovation at Risk
May 12, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Health Law's Cuts to Medicare Advantage
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 8, 2014 Committee Approves Bipartisan Legislation to Reform Approval of Cross-Border Energy Projects
May 8, 2014 Committee Stands Up for Future of the Internet, Approves DOTCOM Act
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - PPACA Enrollment and the Insurance Industry
May 7, 2014 MLive - Mattawan Family to Present Congressman Upton with Award for Pediatric Medical Research Act
May 7, 2014 Upton, House Vote to Hold IRS Official in Contempt
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The NRC FY 2015 Budget and Policy Issues
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 3301, H.R. 4572, and H.R. 4342
May 6, 2014 Finding a Path to 21st Century Cures
May 5, 2014 Committee to Vote on Bills to Modernize Cross-Border Permitting for Energy Projects, Protect Future of the Internet, and Reauthorize STELA
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