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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
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
May 25, 2011 Upton Hails Subcommittee Passage of Bill to Fight Skyrocketing Energy Costs, Expand American Energy Production
May 23, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "The American Energy Initiative"
May 19, 2011 Letter to the Leaders of the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
May 17, 2011 Energy and Commerce Leaders to Commence Gulf Energy Tour Wednesday
May 16, 2011 Upton Welcomes EPA's Decision to Delay Boiler MACT Rule
May 13, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "The American Energy Initiative"
May 13, 2011 Upton & Shimkus Comment on Obama's Anywhere but Yucca Mountain Panel -- "This Administration Should Be Listening to the Nuclear Scientists, Not Political Scientists"
May 12, 2011 In Face of Congressional and Stakeholder Objections, EPA to Suspend Chemical Reporting Program to Revise Flaws Rules
May 12, 2011 Upton Praises Congressional and Court Action to Increase Energy Production
May 11, 2011 Committee Approves Bill to Reform Medical Liability System
May 9, 2011 Government Report Finds Obama Administration's Haste to Terminate Yucca Mountain Nuclear Repository Could Set Back Effort 20 Years
May 6, 2011 House Republican Leaders United on GOP Budget -- Say Tax Hikes Off the Table
May 5, 2011 Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act
May 5, 2011 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - "The Need to Move Beyond the SGR"
May 4, 2011 Pompeo Launches House Energy Action Team (HEAT)
May 4, 2011 Rep. Quayle Launches House Energy Action Team (HEAT)
May 4, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "The Role of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in America's Energy Future"
May 3, 2011 Repealing Mandatory Funding for State Health Insurance Exchanges
May 3, 2011 House Approves Upton Bill to Repeal Unlimited State-Exchange Slush Fund Saving Taxpayers $14.4 Billion
May 3, 2011 Providing States with Flexibility to Manage Their Medicaid Programs
April 28, 2011 Upton Bill Reduces Deficit By $14 Billion
April 20, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reforming the Medicare Program
April 15, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Commerce Committee - American Energy Initiative
April 13, 2011 House Strips Nearly $18 Billion in Unaccountable Spending Authorized in Obamacare
April 13, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "American Energy Initiative"
April 13, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - FDA
April 12, 2011 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Using Spectrum to Advance Public Safety, Promote Broadband, Create Jobs, and Reduce the Deficit"
April 9, 2011 Upton Praises Last-Minute Agreement to Avert Government Shutdown, Enact Historic Spending Cuts
April 8, 2011 House Passes Upton Resolution to Overturn the FCC's Controversial Internet Regulations
April 8, 2011 Disapproving FCC Internet and Broadband Regulations
April 7, 2011 House Passes Upton Bill to Protect Jobs from EPA's Backdoor Cap-and-Trade Efforts
April 7, 2011 The Hill: FCC's Overreaching Power Grab Harms Innovation, Investments and Jobs
April 7, 2011 U.S. House Puts Families First, Approves Bipartisan Bill to Stop EPA From Driving up Gasoline and Energy Prices, Harming Job Creation
April 6, 2011 Upton Hails 64-Vote Strong Senate Rebuke of EPA's Reckless Regulations
April 6, 2011 Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011
April 5, 2011 Upton Statement on Chairman Ryan's Budget
April 5, 2011 Letter to Colleague
April 5, 2011 Letter to Colleagues
April 5, 2011 Committee Approves Legislation to Eliminate Health Care Slush Fund, Limit HHS' Unprecedented Power and Restore Congress' Oversight Role
April 5, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Commerce Committee - Full Committee Markup of H.R. 1343, H.R. 1217, H.R. 1216, H.R. 1215, H.R. 1214, H.R. 1213
April 5, 2011 Upton Applauds Senate Vote to Protect Small Businesses by Repealing Harmful Tax Provision from Health Law
April 4, 2011 Letter to Paul Ryan, Chairman of the House Committee on the Budget and Chris Van Hollen, Ranking Member of the U.S. House Committee on the Budget - Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund
April 4, 2011 Energy and Commerce Committee Members Sullivan and Matheson Release Bipartisan Draft Legislation Calling for EPA Regulatory Impact Analysis
April 4, 2011 Upton Details Energy and Commerce Committee's Actions in the First Quarter of the 112th Congress
April 2, 2011 Upton Responds to President's Weekly Address
April 1, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Committee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The PPACA's High Risk Pool Regime: High Cost, Low Participation
April 1, 2011 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "H.R. __, a Bill to Clarify NTIA and RUS Authority to Return Reclaimed Stimulus Funds to the U.S. Treasury"
March 31, 2011 Energy and Commerce Committee Launches Investigation into Administration's Efforts to Pull the Plug on Yucca Mountain Nuclear Repository
March 31, 2011 Hearing of the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - H.R. 908, the Full Implementation of the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Act
March 30, 2011 Broadcasting & Cable: King: Now is Time to Reallocate D Block
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