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Open Letter to House Judiciary Committee on Comcast-Time Warner Cable

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the antitrust subcommittee’s hearing on the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger as a guest of one of your witnesses, Allen Grunes.  548 more words

House Republicans Question Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger

Some of the toughest questions at a House hearing on the proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable came from an unlikely source Thursday: free-market, anti-government-intervention, Tea Party Republicans. 826 more words

Panel TODAY: "Congress' Antitrust Agenda in 2014"

A final reminder:  as mentioned earlier this week, the Legislative Committee will be hosting a teleconference today, starting at noon, regarding Congress’ antitrust agenda for the coming year.   52 more words


House Antitrust Subcommittee Chair to Retire in 2014

Rep. Spencer Bachus (R-AL), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law, has announced that he will retire at the end of this Congress after serving 11 terms.   11 more words


Bill would ease prosecution of elder abuse

UPDATE: House Judiciary passed H.413 out of committee on Tuesday.

A bill currently under discussion in the House Judiciary Committee could expand the attorney general’s ability to prosecute abuse of Vermont’s vulnerable adults. 1,001 more words


House Republican leader lays out citizenship possibility for immigrants

The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday said immigrant children brought to the country illegally by their parents should be given an earned path to citizenship, and he endorsed the possibility of providing legal status to adult immigrants in the country illegally by using three avenues already in existing law. 768 more words


Opinion: Congress’ inability to multi-task and time manage will kill immigration

When it comes to immigration reform Senator John McCain has been a ray of sunshine.  Even during the toughest parts of the Gang of Eight’s negotiations he was upbeat and positive.  581 more words