Welcome to Hill Happenings!

Oct 26, 2009
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, Oct 26, 2009 -

Working in the District

Washington, Tues, Oct 27 - 

JOINT HEARING WH, MESA, AND TNT SUBCOMMITTEES on - Iran in the Western Hemisphere; Witnesses: Mr. Eric Farnsworth, Vice President, Council of the Americas; Ms. Dina Siegel Vann, Director, Latino and Latin American Institute, American Jewish Committee; Mr. Douglas Farah, Senior Fellow, Financial Investigations and Transparency, International Assessment and Strategy Center; Mohsen M. Milani, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Government & International Affairs, University of South Florida; and Norman A. Bailey, Ph.D., Consulting Economist, The Potomac Foundation. 2172 Rayburn

Washington, Wed, Oct 28 - 

FOREIGN AFFAIRS FULL COMMITTEE Markup of: H.R. 2194, Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act of 2009. 2172 Rayburn 

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony - honoring former Senator Edward William Brooke. (Capitol Rotunda) 

FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON THE MIDDLE EAST AND SOUTH ASIA Hearing on - A Regional Overview of the Middle East; Witness is The Honorable Jeffrey D. Feltman, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, U.S. Department of State. 2172 Rayburn 

Washington, Thur, Oct 29 - 

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 Worthington, President and Chief Executive Officer, InterAction; and Kenneth Ballen, Esq., President, Terror Free Tomorrow. 2200 Rayburn 

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY SUBCOMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT Hearing on - The Next Generation of Fusion Energy Research; Witnesses: Dr. Edmund Synakowski, Director, Office of Fusion Energy Science, U.S. Department of Energy; Dr. Stewart Prager, Director, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory; Dr. Thom Mason, Director, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Dr. Riccardo Betti, Assistant Director for Academic Affairs, Laboratory for Laser Energetics, University of Rochester; and Dr. Raymond J. Fonck, Professor of Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin. 


Washington, Fri, Oct 30 -