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Business Meeting to Consider a Motion Authorizing the Issuance of a Subpoena

November 3, 2011

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a business meeting on Thursday, November 3, 2011, at 9:00 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building to consider a motion authorizing the issuance of subpoenas for certain records of the Executive Office of the President and the Office of the Vice President. 

An electronic copy of the motion authorizing the subpoenas is attached

Background Memo

Opening statement from Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Chairman Cliff Stearns

Opening statement from Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton

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The Upton motion to table the DeGette motion was adopted, 13-9.

The issuance of a subpeona was favorably recorded, 14-9.

Subpoena served to White House Chief of Staff William Daley HERE.

Subpoena served to Bruce Reed, Office of the Vice President Chief of Staff HERE.

Response from White House Counsel regarding subpoenas for Solyndra documents.

U.S. Representative Fred Upton

U.S. Representative Joe L. Barton

Congressman Fred Upton has represented the commonsense values of southwest Michigan since 1987. In 2010, Fred was selected by his House colleagues to serve as Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce. Read More»;