There’s been plenty of news coverage about the spread of the novel coronavirus, especially as more cases are diagnosed here in California. Coverage of the outbreak is important, but it is also vital to understand the behind-the-scenes work of our nation’s public health professionals.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Reps. Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Mike Doyle (PA-18) led a letter criticizing Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai for failing to enforce the Commission’s rules to clearly identify Russian propaganda aired on U.S. radio stations.
WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Silicon Valley Congresswomen Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Zoe Lofgren (CA-19), authors of the Online Privacy Act of 2019, reacted to the introduction of the Data Protection Act by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY).
[WASHINGTON, DC] – Today, U.S. Representative Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) and U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Edward J. Markey (D-MA) released the statement below after the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced new guidelines for online influencers that endorse products or advertise to children:
Washington, D.C.—Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) released the following statement regarding President Trump's budget proposal:
It was a historic week in Washington as the Senate voted to acquit President Trump on two articles of impeachment. Every Democratic senator supported removal from office. Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) voted to convict the President for abuse of power, and all other Republican senators voted to acquit the President. In my view, it was not a fair trial.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) led 107 Members of Congress in writing to Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Alex Azar urging the Department to return to the bargaining table and negotiate employment contracts in good faith with unions representing HHS employees.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-Calif.), chair of the Health Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee, and Congressman Greg Gianforte (R-Mont.) introduced legislation to expand telehealth services throughout the country.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) announced today that San Jose resident Diane Borrison will join her as a special guest at the State of the Union in Washington, D.C., on February 4, 2020. Ms. Borrison is a 13-year survivor of pancreatic cancer and a Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) advocate.
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By John Eggerton
By Sinead Carew
AT&T Inc plans to give consumers options to save money on mobile data fees as soon as this quarter while offering sponsors a new way to entice consumers to use their services.
By Gautham Nagesh
Consumers have more choices for how to watch video than ever before, as this week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is demonstrating, yet the industry's legacy players—particularly cable-TV providers—still have the upper hand.
By Bryce Baschuk
Some in Congress are clamoring to modernize the decades-old rules that govern the nation's rapidly changing video marketplace, targeting the broadcast retransmission consent regime in particular.
House lawmakers introduced competing bills Dec. 12 that seek to revise program carriage rules.
Woodside resident accepts posthumous medal for her brother at VA Palo Alto on Veteran's Day
By Sue Dremann
By John Eggerton
Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) Dec. 12 reintroduced his Next Generation Television Marketplace Act.
That is the video reform bill that would essentially take a chainsaw to legacy regs, repealing compulsory copyright licenses and lifting media ownership rules.
By Ted Johnson
Two separate pieces of legislation were introduced in Congress on Thursday that would upend retransmission consent negotiations, which have stirred lawmakers after consumers have found broadcast channels blacked out over extended periods.
By Alex Brown