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Jul 27, 2010
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, Jul 27, 2010 -

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

House Convenes for Legislative Business

FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, HUMAN RIGHTS AND OVERSIGHT Hearing on - Achieving the United Nations Millennium Development Goals: Progress through Partnerships; Ms. Kathy Calvin, Chief Executive Officer, United Nations Foundation; John McArthur, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, Millennium Promise; and Scott C. Ratzan, M.D., Vice President, Global Health, Government Affairs and Policy, Johnson & Johnson. 2172 Rayburn

 

FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON ASIA, THE PACIFIC AND THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT Hearing on - Climate Change Finance: Providing Assistance for Vulnerable Countries; Witnesses: The Honorable Lael Brainard, Under Secretary for International Affairs, U.S. Department of the Treasury; Jonathan Pershing, Ph.D., Deputy Special Envoy for Climate Change, U.S. Department of State; Rear Admiral David W. Titley, Oceanographer and Navigator of the Navy, U.S. Department of the Navy; Maura O'Neill, Ph.D., Senior Counselor to the Administrator and Chief Innovation Officer, U.S. Agency for International Development; The Honorable Nancy E. Soderberg, President, Connect the U.S. Fund (Former Alternate Representative to the United Nations); Mr. Elliot Diringer, Vice President, International Strategies, Pew Center on Global Climate Change; The Honorable Reed E. Hundt, CEO, Coalition for Green Capital, (Former Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission); and Mr. Redmond Clark, Chairman and CEO, CBL Industrial Services. 2172 Rayburn

 

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

House Convenes for Legislative Business

FOREIGN AFFAIRS FULL COMMITTEE Hearing on - Turkey's New Foreign Policy Direction: Implications for U.S.-Turkish Relations; Witnesses: Soner Cagaptay, Ph.D., Director, Turkish Research Program, The Washington Institute for Near East Policy; The Honorable Ross Wilson, Director, Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center, The Atlantic Council (Former U.S. Ambassador to Turkey and Azerbaijan); Ian Lesser, Ph.D., Senior Transatlantic Fellow, The German Marshall Fund of the United States; and Michael Rubin, Ph.D., Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute. 2172 Rayburn

Briefing - on Nuclear Arms Control and Nonproliferation: Is Bipartisan Nuclear Arms Control Possible? *Hosted by Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) and Rep. Edward Markey (D-MA) with NPEC's Henry Sokolski and CEIP's George Perkovich. 2218 Rayburn