362Apr 9, 2014
Boston Marathon Bombings Anniversary Review
Law enforcement officials who responded to the Boston Marathon bombings testified at a House Homeland Security hearing titled, “The Boston Marathon Bombings, One Year On: A Look Back to Look ...
435Apr 3, 2014
U.S. Trade Policy Agenda
U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman testified on the Obama administration’s trade policy agenda. He said he expected to finish negotiations on a trade deal amongst Pacific nations in ...
318Mar 26, 2014
Co-chairs of the Advisory Panel on the Governance of the Nuclear Security Enterprise outlined their interim report on the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). Co-chair Norman Augustine ...
2,111Mar 12, 2014
Health and Human Services Department Fiscal Year 2015 Budget
Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testified on the Health and Human Services Department fiscal year 2015 budget request. She said that there was no plan to delay the health care law’s ...
994Mar 12, 2014
The House debated for an hour a rule concerning two bills that call into question presidential constitutional authority to enforce laws:
· H.R. 4138, the Executive Needs to Faithfully ...
2,842Feb 5, 2014
John Koskinen testified on Internal Revenue Service (IRS) operations and the 2014 tax return filing season. He said recent budget cuts would mean fewer audits and a lower level of customer ...
275Jan 15, 2014
The House met for Morning Hour, during which members spoke on a variety of topics.
1,461Jan 10, 2014
December 2013 Employment Report
Department of Labor Commissioner Erica L. Groshen testified at a Joint Economic Committee hearing on the December 2013 employment report.
337Oct 23, 2013
House Democrats on Immigration Reform
House Democratic leaders and members of the Hispanic Caucus held a press conference to push for passage of immigration legislation.
137Aug 1, 2013
House Democrats on Jobs and the Economy
Minority Whip Steny Hoyer and other House Democratic leaders talked to the press about their “Make it in America” jobs initiative. Questions included U.S.-Russia relations after ...
239Jul 24, 2013
The House met for Morning Hour, during which members speak on a variety of topics.
265Jul 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 ...
1,834Jun 27, 2013
IRS Scrutiny of Non-Profit Organizations
Daniel Werfel testified on the status of the investigation into the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and its reported targeting of tax-exempt status applicants for more stringent review based on their ...
739Apr 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 ...
287Apr 12, 2013
545Jan 23, 2013
The U.S. House of Representatives convened for a legislative session. The chair announced that the whole number of the House was 432.
A bill was passed to defer the debt ceiling until May ...