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May 17, 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, May 17, 2010 -
Working in the District

Washington, Tues, May 18 -

House convenes for Legislative Business

Washington, Wed, May 19 -

House Convenes for Legislative Business

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY FULL COMMITTEE Hearing on - Charting the Course for American Nuclear Technology: Evaluating the Department of Energy's Nuclear Energy Research and Development Roadmap; Witnesses: Dr. Warren P. Miller, Assistant Secretary, Office of Nuclear Energy, U.S. Department of Energy; Mr. Christofer Mowry, President and CEO, Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Energy, Inc.; Dr. Charles Ferguson, President, Federation of American Scientists; Dr. Mark Peters,Deputy Director for Programs, Argonne National Laboratory; Dr. Thomas L. Sanders, President, American Nuclear Society; and Mr. Gary M. Krellenstein, Managing Director, Tax Exempt Capital Markets, JP Morgan Chase & Co. 2318 Rayburn

Washington, Thur, May 20 -

House Convenes for Legislative Business

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY SUBCOMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS AND OVERSIGHT Hearing on - Preventing Harm - Protecting Health: Reforming CDC's Environmental Public Health Practices; Witnesses: Cynthia A. Bascetta, Director, Public Health and Medical Services, Government Accountability Office (GAO); Mr. Stephen Lester, Science Director, Center for Health, Environment & Justice (CHEJ); Dr. John P. Wargo, Professor of Environmental Risk Analysis and Policy, Yale University; Dr. Marc Edwards, Charles P. Lunsford Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia; and Dr. Robin M. Ikeda, MPH, Deputy Director for the Office of Noncommunicable Diseases, Injury and Environmental Health and Acting Director for the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 2318 Rayburn

FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND OVERSIGHT Hearing on - Afghanistan Reconstruction Oversight; Witness is Major General Arnold Fields (USMC-Retired), Inspector General, Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction. 2172 Rayburn

ASIA, PACIFIC AND THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT SUBCOMMITTEE hearing on Oversight on the Compact of Free Association with the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI): Medical Treatment of the Marshallese People, U.S. Nuclear Tests, Nuclear Claims Tribunal, Forced Resettlement, Use of Kwajalein Atoll for Missile Programs and Land Use Development. 2172 RHOB

Washington, Fri, May 21 -