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Upton Committee Advances Breakthrough 21st Century Cures Act

May 21, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, and members of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce today advanced H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, by a unanimous 51-0 bipartisan vote. “This historic day marks a big bipartisan step forward on our path to cures,” said Upton, who chairs the committee. “We have all said too many earl...

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House Approves Bills to Boost Veteran Care, Service, and Accountability at the VA

May 18, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, joined the majority of his House colleagues in advancing six bipartisan bills aimed at helping U.S. veterans and their families as they make the transition from military to civilian life. “Voting to support our nation’s brave veterans is the easiest vote we make,” said Upton, who also chairs ...

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Upton, Subcommittee Advance Two Critical Bills

May 14, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, today lauded the speedy approval of two critical pieces of bipartisan legislation, the 21st Century Cures Act and H.R. 1321, the Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015. Both pieces of legislation advanced through the House Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Subcommittee on Health by voice votes. T...

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