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David McCabe Jan 23, 2017
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House GOP eyes internet buildout, driverless cars and net neutrality in 2017

Robin Groulx / Axios

Oregon Republican Greg Walden just got a promotion: he'll spend at least the next two years chairing the House's powerful Energy and Commerce Committee. That means he's the point man on everything from Obamacare to the EPA. It also makes him one of the most important legislators for both Silicon Valley and telecom.

Here's what he told Axios during a sit down recently about the tech issues already on his radar for 2017.