2,875Oct 29, 2013
National Security Agency Programs
Top intelligence officials defended the National Security Agency’s (NSA) surveillance program, saying spying on foreign leaders was fundamental to intelligence gathering. Their testimony ...
10,764Oct 29, 2013
Affordable Care Act Implementation
Marilyn Tavenner testified about the problems with the release of the Healthcare.gov Web site for the federal health insurance exchange. Ms. Tavenner in her opening statement apologized to ...
534Oct 23, 2013
Following One Minutes, House will debate the rule for H.R. 3080, the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013.
At approximately 1:40-1:50 p.m. the House will have its first vote ...
311Oct 5, 2013
The House met to consider a series of temporary spending measures to re-open certain programs and parts of government following closures that began on October 1.
491Sep 18, 2013
The Newtown Action Alliance, members of Congress, and family members of gun violence victims held a news conference about the level of gun violence in the U.S. and the need for comprehensive ...
317Aug 2, 2013
177Jul 18, 2013
U.S. Trade Policy
U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman testified on the Obama administration’s trade agenda. He said that an Asia-Pacific trade deal including Japan could be finished by the end of 2013 ...
300Jul 17, 2013
Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate
Mark Iwry testified on the Obama Administration’s decision to move the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate deadline from 2014 to 2015 and the legal justification for the ...
801Jul 10, 2013
Health Care Law Employer Mandate
Ethics policy experts and law academics testified on the Obama administration’s decision to delay the employer mandate and the employer information reporting requirements under the Affordable ...
3,805Jun 18, 2013
National Security Agency Data Collection Programs
Senior government officials involved with the National Security Agency (NSA) testified on the organization’s Internet and phone record data collection practices. They gave extensive ...
129Jun 13, 2013
The House met for Morning Hour, during which members speak on a variety of topics.
200Jun 13, 2013
Newtown Action Alliance Press Conference
The Newtown Action Alliance held a press conference and public demonstrations at the U.S. Capitol to mark the six-month anniversary of the December 14, 2012, shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School ...
2,987Jun 4, 2013
IRS Scrutiny of Non-Profit Organizations
Conservative activists testified on their claims that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) had applied additional scrutiny to their tax-exempt status applications.
52,677May 17, 2013
Internal Revenue Service Scrutiny of Non-Profit Groups, Part 2
Acting Commissioner Steven Miller and Inspector J. Russell George testified about revelations that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) had applied additional scrutiny to groups applying for ...
164Apr 18, 2013
House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing
House Democratic Leader Pelosi (D-CA), along with Representative Mike Thompson (D-CA) talked about the House version of a compromise on background checks. The bipartisan legislation replicated ...
484Apr 17, 2013
House Session, Part 1
606Apr 12, 2013
Fiscal Year 2014 Health and Human Services Budget
Secretary Sebelius testified on the Health and Human Services Department fiscal year 2014 budget request for $80.1 billion. Among the topics addressed were the implementation of the Affordable ...
985Apr 11, 2013
Worldwide Intelligence Threats
Intelligence chiefs testified on worldwide threats to U.S. national security.
260Mar 15, 2013
Glenn Hackbarth testified on the recommendations of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission’s (MedPAC) annual report on Medicare payment policies. Mr. Hackbarth told committee ...
121Mar 13, 2013
House Session, Part 2
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