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  1. Upton Hoping For 21st Century Cures Passage SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Congressman Fred Upton is hoping to see passage of his signature 21st Century Cures legislation by the end of the year. He says House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have publicly joined in the push for the package.

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  2. Upton Praises Signing Of Opioid LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... born to addiction, and increase state prescription monitoring programs. The plan was championed by Congressman Fred Upton in the House, with Upton saying deaths as a result of opioids have become a national health crisis. The package was approved by ...

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  3. ARELLANO: Improve the lives of patients and their familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Times

    ... some of that pain. Our lawmakers can help make getting through today a little easier. By calling on U.S. Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich., to schedule a hearing for the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act - which already has overwhelming ...

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  4. Lawmakers Eyeing Energy Conference for Fire Borrowing SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Roll Call

    ... come up with legislation to address how those funds are used. Bishop, along with Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton of Michigan gave assurances to Senate Democrats that House Republicans wanted to come up with a bill that President Barack Obama ...

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  5. FDA to finalize rules on lab tests over GOP oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Hill

    ... it more difficult to get those rapid diagnostic tests we need so desperately." House Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.) and Chairman Joseph Pitts (R-Pa.) of the health subcommittee have argued that the FDA should not regulate the test ...

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  6. Some Michigan Republican leaders skipping national convention proceedingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | MLive.com

    ... have opted out of attending the convention, as have Reps. Tim Walberg, R-Tipton, Dave Trott, R-Birmingham, and Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph. Upton has withheld his support of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, recently telling the ...

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  7. Nation-Now 20 mins ago 11:47 p.m.Muslim group accuses Republicans of intoleranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... Attorney General Bill Schuette, for instance, denounced Trump's comments about immigrants, while U.S. Rep. Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, condemned Trump's original proposal to ban Muslims from entering the U.S. saying it didn't "follow the pattern of ...

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  8. Lawmakers alarmed over Russian doping reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Washington Examiner

    ... took to cheat in Sochi are cause for significant alarm and should serve as a warning for Rio," said Reps. Fred Upton, R-Mich., and Frank Pallone, D-N.J., chairman and the top Democrat, respectively, on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Upton ...

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  9. Christie's new RNC 2016 job: Standing in for GOP governors who refuse to back TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | NJ.com

    ... to rally them. Half of Michigan's GOP congressional delegation, including its senior most member, U.S. Rep. Fred Upton, has refused to endorse Trump. Instead, Michigan's RNC delegation was left to be rallied by Peter Secchia, 80, a former U.S. ...

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  10. Cleveland: the view from the Michigan DelegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    ... up the Michigan Delegation as every governor has done for the last few decades. Most no-shows, like Congressman Fred Upton say they will be busy pursuing their own reelections this week, but the Governor doesn't have that excuse. He is in the middle ...

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  11. How they voted: Longmont-area congressional votes for July 11-15, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | LongmontFYI

    ... to the growing public health threat caused by use of heroin and opioid prescription drugs. A supporter, Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich., said an epidemic of heroin and opioid abuse was killing many Americans and devastating communities across the country. ...

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  12. The GW Institute for Spirituality and Health Celebrates 15 YearsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Newswise

    ... GWish hosted a dinner at the Westin Hotel in Washington, D.C., where remarks were made by U.S. Representative Fred Upton from Michigan's 6th District and the keynote address was delivered by Robert Boisture, president & CEO of the Fetzer Institute ...

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  13. US Regulatory Spotlight: Cable group 'shocked' as FCC leaves retrans regime unchangedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | SNL Financial

    ... advanced four bills on July 14 aimed at modernizing the Federal Trade Commission. While committee chairman Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich., said the bills were aimed at eliminating "outdated policies that are harming innovation," critics say the bills ...

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  14. Other voices: Congress takes steps toward helping mentally ill peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Greeley Tribune

    ... an important bully pulpit to advocate for the mentally ill. Michigan's Energy and Commerce Committee chair Fred Upton, a Republican, and New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone, the ranking Democrat on the committee, reached the final compromise. Rep. Doris ...

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  15. ElectionGoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... On hand will be Democratic congressional candidate Paul Clements, as well as a representative of Congressman Fred Upton, four candidates for the state House in the 79th District, two candidates for Berrien County Drain Commissioner, and some ...

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  16. Upton Expects President To Sign Opioid Package Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    The US Senate has advanced legislation designed to fight the abuse of opioid prescriptions. The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act, which has been hailed by Congressman Fred Upton, contains provisions to improve treatment for overdoses, give law enforcement more training, helping veterans with addiction, and strengthen prescription tracking systems.

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  17. Energy bill not likely until after electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Washington Examiner

    The chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee said Wednesday not to expect a comprehensive energy bill going to the president's desk before the November elections. Lawmakers probably will not be able to hash out a deal between the Senate and the House on energy legislation until after the November elections, said Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich.

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  18. Overnight Energy: House GOP ratchets up Exxon climate fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Hill

    ... face it, that will be hard to do, knowing that it took so long," House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.) said of passing a bill before the elections. "So it will be pretty hard to get done before the end of September, but ...

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  19. House chairman: Energy bill unlikely before electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Hill

    A conference committee working to combine House and Senate energy bills likely won't finish its work before November's elections and will probably yield a stripped-down reform package, a top negotiator said on Wednesday. House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton said he and other negotiators are aiming to craft a bill that could win President Obama's signature this year.

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  20. Illinois co-op shuts down, leaving 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Washington Examiner

    ... ost of $340 million and yet it's business as usual for the Obama administration. Where is the urgency?" said Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich.

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