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Upton Statement on President Signing Bipartisan Pipeline Safety Legislation into Law

June 23, 2016

U.S. Rep. Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, released the following statement following President Barack Obama signing into law the Protecting our Infrastructure of Pipelines and Enhancing Safety (PIPES) Act of 2016: “We came together, Republicans and Democrats, to improve and strengthen the safety of our pipelines – and we got the job done. Our bipartisan ...

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Upton Meets with 2016 Congressional Art Competition Winner Madeline Peterson

June 23, 2016

U.S. Rep. Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, today met with Portage Northern High School Junior Madeline Peterson, winner of the 2016 Congressional Art Competition for Michigan’s Sixth Congressional District. Madeline’s acrylic and graphite piece allows viewers to glimpse a portion of the beauty and mystery of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore on Lake S...

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Upton Committee Advances Landmark Mental Health Reform Legislation

June 16, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Energy and Commerce Committee, chaired by U.S. Rep. Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, on Wednesday advanced landmark, bipartisan legislation that will reform our nation’s mental health system by a unanimous 53-0 vote. H.R. 2646, the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act, was introduced by U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy, R-Penn, in...

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