VIDEO: Meet the E&C Committee Majority Members
December 1, 2011
The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology has scheduled a markup on Thursday, December 1, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building on a Discussion Draft of the “Jumpstarting Opportunity with Broadband Spectrum (JOBS) Act of 2011.” The JOBS Act will spur significant job creation, advance wireless broadband service, help bring interoperable broadband communications to public safety officials, and generate deficit reduction.Background MemoDiscussion Draft: Jumpstarting Opportunity with Broadband Spectrum Act of 2011Text of the JOBS Act as amended and approved by the Communications and Technology Subcommittee.Opening Statement of Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg WaldenOpening Statement of Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton
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Amendments offered to the Discussion Draft
The Discussion Draft was favorably reported, 17-6, as amended.
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»;