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Nov 16, 2009
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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, Nov 16, 2009 -

Working in the District

Washington, Tues, Nov 17 - 

House convenes for legislative business. 

Rep. Rohrabacher will give a one hour Special Order speech on Afghanistan at 6:30pm EST. Video can be found on the front page of the website. 

Washington, Wed, Nov 18 - 

House convenes for legislative business. 

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY FULL COMMITTEE Markup of: H.R. 4061, the Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2009. 2318 Rayburn 

FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON TERRORISM, NONPROLIFERATION AND TRADE Hearing on - Flag on the Bag?: Foreign Assistance and the Struggle Against Terrorism; Witnesses: Kristin M. Lord, Ph.D., Vice President and Director of Studies, Center for a New American Security; Walid Phares, Ph.D., Director, Future of Terrorism Project, Foundation for Defense of Democracies; Mr. Samuel Washington, President and Chief Executive Officer, InterAction; and Kenneth Ballen, Esq., President, Terror Free Tomorrow. 2172 Rayburn 

Washington, Thur, Nov 19 - 

FOREIGN AFFAIRS FULL COMMITTEE Hearing on - Is It Time to Lift the Ban on Travel to Cuba?; Witnesses: General Barry R. McCaffrey, USA, Retired, President, BR McCaffrey Associates, LLC.; Ambassador James Cason, Former Chief of Mission, U.S. Interests Section, Havana, Cuba; Ms. Miriam Leiva, Independent Journalist and Founder, Ladies in White; Mr. Ignacio Sosa, Executive Board Member, Friends of Caritas Cubana; Ms. Berta Antunez, Sister of Political Prisoner Jorge Luis Garcia Perez ("Antunez"), Pro-democracy Activist; and Mr. Philip Peters, Vice President, Lexington Institute. 2172 Rayburn 

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY SUBCOMMITTEE ON SPACE AND AERONAUTICS Hearing on - The Growth of Global Space Capabilities: What's Happening and Why It Matters; Witnesses: Mr. Marty Hauser, Vice President, Washington Operations, Research and Analysis, The Space Foundation; Mr. J.P. Stevens, Vice President, Space Systems, Aerospace Industries Association; Dr. Scott Pace, Director, Space Policy Institute, George Washington University; Dr. Kai-Uwe Schrogel, Director, European Space Policy Institute; Dr. Ray A. Williamson, Executive Director, Secure World Foundation. 2318 Rayburn 

Washington, Fri, Nov 20 -