Welcome to Hill Happenings!
The place to keep up with Rep. 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.
Washington, Sep 27, 2010 - Monday, September 27, 2010
District Work Period
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
District Work Period
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
FOREIGN AFFAIRS FULL COMMITTEE Hearing on - PEPFAR: From Emergency to Sustainability and Advances Against HIV/AIDS; Witnesses: The Honorable Eric Goosby, United States Global AIDS Coordinator, U.S. Department of State; Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health; Thomas R. Frieden, M.D., M.P.H., Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Administrator, Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry; Ms. Paula Akugizibwe, Advocacy Coordinator, AIDS and Rights Alliance for Southern Africa (ARASA); and Wafaa El-Sadr, M.D., M.P.H., Director, International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs (ICAP), Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University. 2172 Rayburn
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY FULL COMMITTEE Hearing on - Averting the Storm: How Investments in Science Will Secure the Competitiveness and Economic Future of the U.S.; Witnesses: Mr. Norman R. Augustine, retired Chairman and CEO of the Lockheed Martin Corporation and former Undersecretary of the Army; Dr. Craig Barrett, retired Chairman and CEO of Intel Corporation; Mr. Charles Holliday, Jr., Chairman of the Board of Bank of America and retired Chairman of the Board and CEO of DuPont; Dr. C.D. (Dan) Mote, Jr., President Emeritus of the University of Maryland and Glenn L. Martin Institute Professor of Engineering. (Additional Witnesses, TBA) 2318 Rayburn
FOREIGN AFFAIRS FULL COMMITTEE Markup of: H.R. 4645, Travel Restriction Reform and Export Enhancement Act. 2172 Rayburn
FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON ASIA, THE PACIFIC AND THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT Hearing and Briefing on - Renewed Engagement: U.S. Policy Toward Pacific Island Nations; Witnesses: The Honorable Kurt M. Campbell, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State; Mr. Derek J. Mitchell, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Asian and Pacific Security Affairs, U.S. Department of Defense; and Mr. Frank Young, Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Asia, United States Agency for International Development; *Briefing by - Her Excellency Marlene Moses, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Nauru to the United States, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Nauru to the United Nations and Chair of the Pacific Small Island Developing States (SIDS); and His Excellency Winston Thompson, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of the Fiji Islands to the United States. 2175 Rayburn
Thursday, September 30, 2010
House convenes for Legislative Business
FOREIGN AFFAIRS FULL COMMITTEE Hearing on - Out of the Shadows: The Global Fight Against Human Trafficking; Witnesses: The Honorable Luis CdeBaca, Ambassador-at-Large, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking In Persons, U.S. Department of State; David Abramowitz, Director of Policy and Government Relations, Humanity United; The Honorable Mark P. Lagon, Chair, International Relations and Security Concentration, and Visiting Professor, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University; Aruna Uprety, M.D., Founder, Rural Health Education Services and Trust Partner, American Himalayan Foundation's Stop Girl Trafficking Program; Neha Misra, Senior Specialist, Migration & Human Trafficking, Solidarity Center, AFL-CIO; and Beryl D'souza, M.D., Medical Director and Anti-Human Trafficking Director in India Dalit Freedom Network. 2172
FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON ASIA, THE PACIFIC AND THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT Hearing on - Cambodia's Small Debt: When Will the U.S. Forgive?; Witness is Mr. Joseph Y. Yun, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State. 2172 Rayburn