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WATCH: ‘Mixed Martial Arts: Issues and Perspectives’ Congressional Hearing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OVKBEkTci7Q Today's Congressional hearing on MMA conducted by the Energy and Commerce Committee can now be viewed on demand. In addition to the above YouTube embed, you can watch in HD on C-SPAN's website. The committee's own YouTube channel streamed an alternate version live, but as of this writing, the archive...

Congressman: UFC Threatened to No-Show Hearing Because Couture Will Be There

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sgPbfJbcK1w The issue of this coming Thurday's (December 8th) Congressional hearing on mixed martial arts just got a lot more interesting. According to Congressman Markwayne Mullin in an interview with Bloody Elbow's Amy Dardashian, the UFC's representation threatened to no-show the hearing upon learning that Randy Couture would be there...

House Committee on Energy & Commerce to Hold MMA Hearing Next Week

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x47y9h1_leaked-seminar-footage-dana-white-explains-why-it-s-better-to-pay-fighters-less_sport The United States House of Representatives' Committee on Energy and Commerce has added an entry for a hearing on MMA to its website. Taking place next Thursday, December 8th, at 10:00 a.m. ET, it's titled "Mixed Martial Arts: Issues and Perspectives." While Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Oklahoma), a former MMA...