Federal Relations

This Week in Congress

Today the Senate reconvenes at 2 p.m. and is in a period of morning business until 6 p.m. No votes are expected.

In the other chamber, the House reconvenes at 2 p.m. for legislative business and is expected to begin consideration of a number of bills, including HR 5016, which would make appropriations for financial services in FY 2015. Roll call votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Here’s what we’ll be paying attention to in committee this week:

TUESDAY, JULY 15

Senate Appropriations Committee
Fiscal 2015 Appropriations: Defense
Subcommittee Markup
10 AM; 192 Dirksen Senate Building

House Appropriations Committee
Fiscal 2015 Appropriations: Interior-Environment
Full Committee Markup
9 AM; 2359 Rayburn Building

THURSDAY, JULY 17

Senate Appropriations Committee
Fiscal 2015 Appropriations: Defense
Full Committee Markup
10:30 AM; 106 Dirksen Senate Building

Senate Commerce, Science & Transportation Committee
Research and Development Investments
Full Committee Hearing
2 PM; 253 Russell Senate Buliding

House Energy & Commerce Committee
Technological Advancements in Health Care
Subcommittee Joint Hearing
9:30 AM; 2123 Rayburn House Building

House Science, Space & Technology
Innovative Medical Achievements
Subcommittee Hearing
9 AM; 2318 Rayburn House Building