This Week on Capitol Hill

September 17 - September 21, 2012
[Past Event]

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Ambassadorial Nomination
Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Full Committee Confirmation Hearing
Sept. 18, 10 a.m., 419 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Water and Power Bills
Senate Energy and Natural Resources - Subcommittee on Water and Power
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 19, 9:30 a.m., 366 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Homeland Threats and Agency Responses
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 19, 10 a.m., 342 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Judiciary Nominations
Senate Judiciary Committee
Full Committee Confirmation Hearing
Sept. 19, 10 a.m., 226 Dirksen Bldg.
 
HELP Bills and Nominations
Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee
Full Committee Markup
Sept. 19, 10 a.m., 430 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Role of Rwanda in Congo Insurgency
House Foreign Affairs - Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 19, 10 a.m., 2172 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Fraud in Medicare Power Mobility Devices
Senate Special Aging Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 19, 2 p.m., 562 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Foreign Relations Bills and Nominations
Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Full Committee Markup
Sept. 19, 2:15 p.m., S-116 Capitol Bldg.
 
Investing in Federal Workforce
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce and the District of Columbia
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 19, 2:30 p.m., 628 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Hate Crime and the Threat of Domestic Extremism
Senate Judiciary - Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 19, 2:30 p.m., 226 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Maintaining U.S. Innovation and Technology Leadership
Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 19, 2:30 p.m., 253 Russell Bldg.
 
IG Report on 'Fast and Furious'
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 9:30 a.m., 2154 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Judiciary Bills and Nominations
Senate Judiciary Committee
Full Committee Markup
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 226 Dirksen Bldg.
 
CFPB Report to Congress
House Financial Services Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 2128 Rayburn Bldg.
 
VA Performance and Accountability
House Veterans' Affairs Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 334 Cannon Bldg.
 
'American Energy Initiative'
House Energy and Commerce - Subcommittee on Energy and Power
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 2322 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program Oversight
House Appropriations - Subcommittee on Homeland Security
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 2359 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Joint IED Defeat Organization
House Appropriations - Subcommittee on Defense
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., location TBA
 
DHS Oversight and Outlook
House Homeland Security Committee
Full Committee Oversight Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 311 Cannon Bldg.
 
Assessing College Data
House Education and the Workforce - Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 2175 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Capital Gains Taxation
House Ways and Means Committee
Full Committee Joint Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., HVC-210 Capitol Visitor Center
 
Capital Gains Taxation
Senate Finance Committee
Full Committee Joint Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., HVC-210 Capitol Visitor Center
 
Administration Regulatory Agenda v. Jobs and the Economy
House Judiciary Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 2141 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Moving Industry Practices
Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 253 Russell Bldg.
 
Pension Modernization
Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 430 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Defense Plans for Sequestration
House Armed Services Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 2118 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Computerized Trading of Securities
Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs - Subcommittee on Securities and Insurance
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 538 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Water Resources Development
Senate Environment and Public Works Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10 a.m., 406 Dirksen Bldg.
 
U.S.-Egypt Relations
House Foreign Affairs Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 10:30 a.m., 2172 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Impact of Sequestration on Small Businesses
House Small Business Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 1 p.m., 2360 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Transition Assistance Program
House Veterans' Affairs - Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., 334 Cannon Bldg.
 
Impact of Interest Rates and Federal Reserve Interest Rate Setting
House Financial Services - Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., 2200 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Expanding U.S. Trade in Services
House Ways and Means - Subcommittee on Trade
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., 1100 Longworth Bldg.
 
Profit Shifting to Avoid U.S. Taxes
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - Subcommittee on Permanent Investigations
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., G-50 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Impact Technology Transfer on U.S. R&D
House Science, Space and Technology - Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., 2318 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Israel Security
House Foreign Affairs - Subcommittee on Middle East and South Asia
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., 2172 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Medicaid Overpayments and Accountability
House Oversight and Government Reform - Subcommittee on Health Care
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., 2154 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Report on DoD Reconstruction Spending In Afghanistan
House Oversight and Government Reform - Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense and Foreign Operations
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., 2247 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Protecting Intellectual Property In International Markets
House Judiciary - Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., 2141 Rayburn Bldg.
 
Maritime Territorial Disputes and Sovereignty Issues in Asia
Senate Foreign Relations - Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2 p.m., 419 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Advancing the Federal-Tribal Relationship
Senate Indian Affairs Committee
Full Committee Oversight Hearing
Sept. 20, 2:15 p.m., 628 Dirksen Bldg.
 
Pending Intelligence Matters
Senate Select Intelligence Committee
Full Committee Hearing
Sept. 20, 2:30 p.m., 219 Hart Bldg.
 
DHS Acquisition Management Oversight
House Homeland Security - Subcommittee on Oversight, Investigations and Management
Subcommittee Oversight Hearing
Sept. 21, 9 a.m., 311 Cannon Bldg.
 
Efforts to Reduce VA Claims Backlog
House Veterans' Affairs - Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 21, 10 a.m., 334 Cannon Bldg.