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Dems tout positive report on government broadband
Internet access is faster, more reliable and less expensive in places with federally funded broadband programs, according to a study out of the Government Accountability Office that Hill Democrats are touting as a win for the Democratic agenda and administration.
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Sen. Kirk to Azerbaijan: Halt campaign of incitement and hatred against Armenia
Sen. Kirk to Azerbaijan: Halt campaign of incitement and hatred against Armenia 13:20 08.03.2014 Illinois Republican Senator Mark Kirk "strongly condemned" Azerbaijan's ongoing threats and violence against Armenia and the Republic of Nagorno Karabakh, in a powerfully worded statement issued earlier today marking the 26th anniversary of Azerbaijan's ... (more)
Sat Mar 08, 2014
This Week in the War on Women
Today is the 105th International Women's Day . "It is the one day in the year when the amazing contributions made to ordinary lives by extraordinary women are recognised and celebrated."
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Lance: 'Ultimately we are here to govern'
While the media may focus on political bickering, Republicans and Democrats in Congress often put away their partisan differences to work together on solving problems, U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance, R-N.J. 7th District, told the Somerset County Business Partnership on Friday morning.
More U.S. Congressmen condemn Azerbaijan's threats, violence
PanARMENIAN.Net - Congressional Armenian Caucus Co-Chair Frank Pallone was joined by U.S. House colleagues Judy Chu , Gary Peters and Linda Sanchez in commemorating the 26th anniversary of the Azerbaijani pogroms against Armenians in Sumgait, spotlighting the Aliyev regime's ongoing threats and violence against Armenia and Karabakh, in powerful ... (more)
Pelosi backs insurgent for committee post
The money war is starting between two House Democrats vying for the ranking member post on the powerful Energy and Commerce Committee.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Walden unveils bill to change TV market
The House Energy and Commerce Committee unveiled legislation Thursday that would reauthorize and update a law that governs the video marketplace.
Federal Computer Week
House passes federal data center efficiency bill
A bipartisan energy conservation bill easily passed by the House this week includes provisions to put federal data centers on a path to operating more efficiently.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Campbell Reporter
Campbell shorts: Student art competition
All high school students from U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo's 18th Congressional District are invited to submit art works for the annual congressional art competition that runs through April 11. Categories range from paintings to computer-generated art.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Pelosi-Hoyer Rivalry Flares Anew With Eshoo-Pallone Fight
The long-running leadership rivalry between House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Minority Whip Steny H. Hoyer is flaring anew as the two Democrats take different sides in the fight over who will be the top Democrat on the Energy and Commerce Committee .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
National Cancer Institute Releases Report Outlining Scientific Framework to Address Pancreatic Cancer
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network commends the National Cancer Institute , under the leadership of Harold E. Varmus, M.D., for issuing a report that takes important steps needed to make significant advances for one of our nation's deadliest cancers.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Speech Hon. Anna Eshoo of California in House of Reps
US Official News February 28, 2014 Friday Washington: HON. ANNA G. ESHOO OF CALIFORNIA IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Thursday, February 27, 2014 Washington The Library of Congress, The Government of USA has issued the following Speech: Ms.
US Reps Royce, Sherman, Cardenas, Eshoo, Clark commemorate Sumgait and Baku massacres
U.S. Representatives Royce, Sherman, Cardenas, Eshoo, Clark commemorate Sumgait and Baku massacres http://www.armradio.am/en/2014/03/01/u-s-representatives-royce-sherman-cardenas-eshoo-clark-commemorate-sumgait-and-baku-massacres/ 12:46 01.03.2014 House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce was joined by fellow Committee colleague Brad ... (more)
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Pelosi Ignites Caucus by Choosing Sides in Ranking Member Battle
The internal drama over who will take the top Democratic slot on the Energy and Commerce Committee next year has spilled into public view, with some lawmakers unhappy with Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi for taking sides so early - or at all.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Overnight Tech: Scholars call for FTC guidelines
THE LEDE: A handful of legal scholars will call for the Federal Trade Commission to better explain its enforcement powers at a hearing on Friday.
Congress to FCC: Investigate sneaky phone fees
Members of Congress are pushing the Federal Communications Commission to look into phone companies that add unexpected fees to customers' monthly bills.
Pelosi endorses Eshoo for top Energy and Commerce spot
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Thursday endorsed fellow California Rep. Anna Eshoo in her bid to become top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Overnight Tech: Satellite bill in the works
THE LEDE: A forthcoming reauthorization bill from Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee would make some changes to the current video marketplace, according to people familiar with the committee's plans.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Rep. Anna Eshoo launches 2014 Congressional Art Competition in 18th district
Rep. Anna G. Eshoo has announced this year's district-wide Congressional Art Competition to discover and celebrate talented high school artists and their work.