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December 13, 2011 In The News

Rep. Eshoo recently spoke with Jasmin Melvin, technology staff writer for Reuters, about the CALM Act. Eshoo's legislation prevents television advertisements from playing at a volume noticeably higher than the programs during which they air. Eshoo sponosored and wrote the legislation in the House, which was signed by the President just last year. An excerpt of the article is below:

December 12, 2011 In The News

Rep. Eshoo recently spoke with Ralph Gardner about the CALM Act, her legislation which prevents television advertisements from playing at a volume noticeably higher than the programs during which they air. Eshoo sponosored and wrote the legislation in the House, which was signed by the President just last year.  An excerpt of the article is below:

December 10, 2011 In The News

The Mercury News recently covered Rep. Eshoo's efforts to ensure that Hangar One is reskinned.  

Hangar One, once home to the Navy's giant airships at Moffett Field, finally has a few willing benefactors: Google's top three executives have offered to salvage the historic landmark. NASA's response -- we're thinking about it.

December 3, 2011 In The News

Rep. Eshoo recently sent a letter to Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood urging him to administratively implement a "dig once" policy, similar to her Broadband Conduit Deployment Act of 2011 (H.R. 1695) introduced earlier this year.

November 21, 2011 In The News

Rep. Eshoo recently appeared on KQED's Forum to talk about the failure of the Super Committee to come up with $1.3 trillion in cuts to the federal budget.  Below are some excerpts from the segment:

November 15, 2011 In The News

Rep. Eshoo recently led a bipartisan letter arguing against the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), currently being debating in Congress.  While Eshoo is opposed to online piracy and committed to combating it, this legislation would cause substantial harm to innovation and the economic opportunities created by the Internet.

November 11, 2011 In The News

Rep. Eshoo recently spoke with Diana Samuels, staff writer for the San Jose Business Journal, about her bipartisan legislation, the Small Company Capital Formation Act, which would increase the offering limit from $5 million to $50 million under SEC Regulation A, which was enacted during the Great Depression to facilitate the flow of capital to small businesses.

November 10, 2011 In The News

Rep. Eshoo recently held a telephone town hall with residents from Mountain View and Sunnyvale. Alia Wilson, staff writer for the Sunnyvale Sun, reported on the conference call with Eshoo and over 9,000 residents from those towns:

November 10, 2011 In The News

Rep. Eshoo recently held a telephone town hall with residents from Mountain View and Sunnyvale.  Daniel DeBolt, staff writer for the Mountain View Voice, reported on the conference call with Eshoo and over 9,000 residents from those towns:

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