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ICYMI: Bipartisan Pipeline Safety Legislation Moves Forward from Upton Committee

April 29, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, and his colleagues on the House Energy and Commerce Committee this week advanced H.R. 5050, the Pipeline Safety Act of 2016. The bipartisan legislation contains spending authorizations for the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) and targeted mandates to increase tra...

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AUDIO ICYMI: The Myth of Partisanship in Congress

April 28, 2016

True or false: Congress is stalled by a volatile, partisan, polarized climate that prevents any significant work from getting done for American citizens. False, say three members of Michigan’s delegation, at least on several issues. The idea that Democrats and Republicans in Congress can’t work together is a myth, say three members of Michigan’s Co...

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Upton Committee Continues Bipartisan ‘Record of Success’

April 28, 2016

Congressman Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, and his colleagues on the House Energy and Commerce Committee this week advanced 22 pieces of legislation that will address the ongoing opioid epidemic, improve the safety and security of energy pipelines, improve aspects of public health and safety, and increase transparency at the Federal Communications Commi...

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