Week of October 3, 2011

Oct 3, 2011
Hill Happenings

Washington, Oct 3, 2011 - Tuesday, October 04, 2011 

House Convenes for Legislative Business 

FOREIGN AFFAIRS FULL COMMITTEE Hearing on - Why Taiwan Matters, Part II; Witnesses: The Honorable Kurt Campbell, Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State; and Peter Lavoy, Ph.D., Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Asian and Pacific Security Affairs, U.S. Department of Defense. 2172 Rayburn 

SCIENCE, SPACE, AND TECHNOLOGY SUBCOMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT Hearing on - Quality Science for Quality Air; Dr. Roger O. McClellan, Advisor, Toxicology and Human Health Risk Analysis; Dr. George Thurston, Professor, New York University School of Medicine; Dr. Michael Honeycutt, Chief Toxologist, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; Dr. Robert F. Phalen, Professor of Medicine and Co-Director, Air Pollution Health Effects Laboratory, University of California, Irvine; Dr. Anne E. Smith, Senior Vice President, NERA Economic Consulting; and Mr. J. Edward Cichanowicz, Consultant. 2318 Rayburn 

Constituent Meetings 


Wednesday, October 05, 2011 

House Convenes for Legislative Business 

FOREIGN AFFAIRS FULL COMMITTEE Markup of: H.R. 2830, To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2012 and 2013 for the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, and for other purposes; and H.R. 2059, To prohibit funding to the United Nations Population Fund. 2172 Rayburn 

Health Innovations Expo 2011 - hosted by the Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC). Rep. Rohrabacher is being honored as a "Champion of Healthcare Innovation," which is HLC's third annual award presented to lawmakers for ongoing support of patient-centered medical progress. (Cannon Caucus Room) 345 Cannon 


Thursday, October 06, 2011 

House Convenes for Legislative Business 

Bipartisan Press Conference in protest of the ongoing U.S. troop operations in Afghanistan as the 10 year Anniversary of the War in Afghanistan approaches.