2,526Jun 13, 2012
Defense Spending and National Security
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Joint Chiefs Chair Martin Dempsey testified on defense spending in light of automatic cuts, known as sequestration, scheduled to go into effect in January 2013. ...
1,845Apr 11, 2011
NASA 2012 Budget
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden testified about his agency’s budget request for fiscal year 2012. The request was for $18.7 billion, with $4.3 billion for the Space Shuttle and International ...
1,128Mar 30, 2011
Japan Nuclear Plant Crisis, Government Panel
The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development held a hearing on lessons the U.S. can take from the nuclear plant crisis in Japan. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chair ...
954Mar 8, 2012
Department of Justice Fiscal Year 2013 Budget
Attorney General Holder testified on his department’s fiscal year 2013 budget.
817Mar 15, 2012
Fiscal Year 2013 FBI Budget
Robert Mueller testified on the FBI fiscal year 2013 budget request. He warned against additional budget cuts that could be imposed through the sequestration process, and said the FBI budget ...
642May 18, 2011
Department of Energy 2012 Budget
Energy Secretary Steven Chu testified on his department’s budget request for 2012 and the president’s plan to increase the Energy Department’s budget to $29.5 billion, up 12 ...
633Dec 5, 2012
FEMA Response to Hurricane Sandy, Senators Panel
Senators affected by Hurricane Sandy testified about damage and recovery efforts in their states. They focused on the challenges their constituents faced in the aftermath of the storm and the ...
597Jun 15, 2011
Fiscal Year 2012 Defense Department Budget Request
Secretary Gates and Admiral Mullen testified on the Defense Department’s fiscal year 2012 budget request. Among the topics they addressed were U.S. relations with Pakistan, the military ...
563May 18, 2011
2012 Army Budget
Army Secretary John McHugh and Chief of Staff General Martin Dempsey testified about the U.S. Army’s budget request and spending programs for fiscal year 2012.
413Apr 5, 2011
Treasury Department 2012 Budget Request
Secretary Geithner testified on the Treasury Department’s fiscal year 2012 budget request. In his testimony he said there would be “catastrophic” consequences if Congress did ...
381Nov 3, 2011
Fiscal Year 2012 Combined Federal Spending Legislation, Part 1
Leaders of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees met in a conference committee to combine multiple appropriations bills into a single package.
262May 17, 2011
Amtrak 2012 Budget
The Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee held hearing on proposed fiscal 2012 appropriations for departments, ...
260Mar 30, 2011
Japan Nuclear Plant Crisis, Scientists Panel
The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development held a hearing on lessons the U.S. can take from the nuclear plant crisis in Japan.
257Jun 8, 2011
Internal Revenue Service Budget
Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner Douglas Shulman testified on his agency’s 2012 budget.
230May 10, 2011
Coast Guard 2012 Budget Request
U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Robert Papp testified before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security on his agency’s $10.34 billion budget request for fiscal year 2012.
224May 23, 2012
National Guard and Reserve Spending
U.S. National Guard and Reserve leadership testified on the impact of proposed military cutbacks.
216Dec 5, 2012
FEMA Response to Hurricane Sandy, FEMA and HUD Panel
Secretary Shaun Dovovan and Craig Fugate testified on damage and recovery efforts from Hurricane Sandy. They focused on the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) efforts in ...
181Mar 14, 2012
Onshore and Offshore Energy Development Programs
Officials testified about U.S. energy production and the president’s 2013 budget for the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, and the Bureau of Safety and ...
172Mar 1, 2012
Housing and Urban Development Fiscal Year 2013 Budget
Secretary Shaun Donovan testified on the Housing and Urban Development Department’s fiscal year 2013 budget. In his testimony he said the Federal Housing Administration would be able to ...
91Dec 5, 2012
Craig Fugate Remarks to Reporters
Craig Fugate spoke to reporters following his testimony at a Senate committee hearing on Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.
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