Welcome to Hill Happenings!

Mar 8, 2010
Hill Happenings

 

The place to keep up with Congressman Rohrabacher’s daily activities while in Washington, D.C. From congressional hearings to press conferences to House floor speeches, this is the place to get a dose of the day to day for Congressman Rohrabacher on Capitol Hill.

 
 

Huntington Beach, Mon, Mar 8, 2010 -
Working in the District

Washington, Tues, Mar 9 -

House convenes for legislative business

Washington, Wed, Mar 10 -

FOREIGN AFFAIRS FULL COMMITTEE Hearing on - The Google Predicament: Transforming U.S. Cyberspace Policy to Advance Democracy, Security, and Trade; Witnesses: Nicole Wong, Esq., Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Google, Inc.; Ms. Rebecca MacKinnon, Visiting Fellow, Center for Information Technology Policy Technology, Princeton University, Cofounder of Global Voices Online; Mr. Robert W. Holleyman, II, President and CEO, Business Software Alliance; and Larry M. Wortzel, Ph.D., Commissioner, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. 2172 Rayburn

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony Honoring the Women Airforce Service Pilots including Rep. Rohrabacher’s constituents receiving the Medal: Violet Cowden - Huntington Beach; Jeanne D'Ambly - Seal Beach; and Mary Lamy - Seal Beach- Emancipation Hall, Capitol
Visitors Center

TNT and IOHRO Joint Subcommittee Hearing on - International Worker Rights, U.S. Foreign Policy and International Economy; Witnesses: The Honorable Michael H. Posner, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, U.S. Department of State; Ms. Sandra Polaski, Deputy Under Secretary for International Affairs, U.S. Department of Labor; Mr. William Lucy, Chair, Executive Council Committee on International Affairs, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, (AFL-CIO); Bama Athreya, Ph.D., Executive Director, International Labor Rights Forum; and Mr. John G. Murphy, Vice President of International Affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce. 2175 Rayburn (Education and Labor Committee Hearing Room)

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY FULL COMMITTEE Hearing on - Fiscal Year 2011 Research and Development Budget Proposals at EPA and NOAA; Witnesses: Dr. Paul Anastas, Assistant Administrator, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; and Dr. Jane Lubchenco, Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. 2318 Rayburn

Washington, Thur, Mar 11 -

FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON AFRICA AND GLOBAL HEALTH Hearing on - U.S. Investments in HIV/AIDS: Opportunities and Challenges Ahead; Witnesses: Peter Mugyenyi, M.D., Director and Founder, Joint Clinical Research Center; Joanne Carter, D.V.M., Executive Director, Educational Fund, RESULTS, (Also Board Member of The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria); Ms. Vuyiseka Dubula, General Secretary, Treatment Action Campaign; Ms. Debra Messing, Global AIDS Ambassador, Population Services International; and Norman Hearst, M.D., Professor of Family and Community Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco. 2172 Rayburn

FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON THE MIDDLE EAST AND SOUTH ASIA Hearing on - Bad Company: Lashkar e-Tayyiba and the Growing Ambition of Islamist Militancy in Pakistan; Witnesses: Marvin Weinbaum, Ph.D., Scholar-in-Residence, The Middle East Institute; Ms. Lisa Curtis, Senior Research Fellow, Asian Studies Center, The Heritage Foundation; and Ashley J. Tellis, Ph.D., Senior Associate, South Asia Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. 2172

Washington, Fri, Mar 12 -