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ICYMI: FCC Commissioners Highlight Promises Kept to Connect Americans


Washington, DC – This week, the Communications and Technology Subcommittee...

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Walden: The FCC has done a lot to ensure Americans are better connected


Washington, DC –Energy and Commerce Committee Republican Leader Greg Walden (R-OR) delivered remarks at a Communications and Technology Subcommittee hearing entitled, "Promises Made, Promises Kept: Connecting Americans for Future Generations."

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Thank you, Mr. Chairman and welcome back to the Commissioners here today.

As Republican Leader of this committee, and former Chairman of the full committee and this subcommittee, I’ve always taken our oversight role really seriously. If Twitter’s doing a fact check, they ought to fact check the title of your hearing, Mr. Chairman. I...

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E&C GOP Leaders’ Statement on E&C Advancing 38 Bills


Washington, D.C. – Today the Energy and Commerce Committee advanced 38 bills to the House floor for consideration. This builds upon the bipartisan progress the committee made in July when 30 bipartisan bills were reported to the full House for consideration.

E&C Republican Leader Greg Walden (R-OR), Communications and Technology Subcommittee Republican Leader Bob Latta (R-OH), Health Subcommittee Republican Leader Dr. Michael Burgess (R-TX), Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee Republican Leader Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), and Energy Subcommittee Republican Leader Fred Upton (R-MI) released the following statement.

“As American workers...

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Communications and Technology


Electronic communications, both Interstate and foreign, including voice, video, audio and data, whether transmitted by wire or wirelessly, and whether transmitted by telecommunications, commercial or private mobile service, broadcast, cable, satellite, microwave, or other mode; technology generally; emergency and public safety communications; cybersecurity, privacy, and data security; the Federal Communications Commission, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, the Office of Emergency Communications in the Department of Homeland Security; and all aspects of the above-referenced jurisdiction related to the Department of Homeland Security.