Federal Relations

Week at a Glance


April 24, 2017

This Week in Congress, April 24-28

Here is a selection of committee meetings happening this week.   TUESDAY, APRIL 25   Senate Judiciary INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND INNOVATION April 25, 10 a.m., 226 Dirksen Bldg. Full Committee Hearing     WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26   Senate Commerce, Science & Transportation FREE ENTERPRISE IN SPACE April 26, 10 a.m., 253 Russell Bldg. Subcommittee Hearing…


April 3, 2017

This week in Congress, April 3-7

Here is a selection of committee meetings happening this week.   Tuesday, April 4   Senate Appropriations NATIONAL WATER HAZARDS AND VULNERABILITIES April 4, 2:30 p.m., 192 Dirksen Bldg. Subcommittee Hearing   Senate Armed Services CYBER THREATS TO THE U.S. April 4, 2:30 p.m., SVC-217, U.S. Capitol Subcommittee Hearing   Senate Energy & Natural Resources…


March 27, 2017

This Week in Congress, March 27-31

Here is a selection of committee meetings taking place on the Hill this week.   Monday, March 27   Senate Judiciary GORSUCH/PENDING NOMINATIONS Noon March 27, 226 Dirksen Bldg. Full Committee Markup   Tuesday, March 28   Senate Armed Services DOD WORLDWIDE POLICY/DEFENSE SUPPLEMENTAL BUDGET March 28, 2:30 p.m., SVC-217, U.S. Capitol Full Committee Briefing…


March 20, 2017

A Big Week in Congress

The first day of Spring today is the start of a big week in Congress. Activities of interest this week include, but are not limited to: • The confirmation hearing for United States Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch before the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to start today, with opening statements. Members of the committee…


February 21, 2017

This Week in Congress, Feb. 21-24

The House & Senate are both in recess this week. They’ll be back in DC next Monday, February 27 to begin a six-week sprint toward a two-week recess around the Easter holiday in April. Check the blog again next Monday for an update on committee activities!


February 13, 2017

This Week in Congress, Feb. 13-17

Here is a selection of committee hearings that are taking place this week.   U.S. Senate   Senate Environment & Public Works ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT MODERNIZATION Feb. 15, 10 a.m., 406 Dirksen Bldg. Full Committee Hearing   Senate Appropriations MENTAL HEALTH CARE Feb. 15, 10:30 a.m., 138 Dirksen Bldg. Subcommittee Hearing   Senate Commerce, Science…


February 6, 2017

This Week in Congress, Feb. 6-10

Here’s a selection of committee hearings that are taking place this week.   House Education & the Workforce HIGHER EDUCATION Feb. 7, 10 a.m., 2175 Rayburn Bldg. Full Committee Hearing   House Energy & Commerce HEALTH CARE ISSUES Feb. 7, 10 a.m., 2123 Rayburn Bldg. Subcommittee Markup   House Science, Space & Technology MAKING EPA GREAT…


January 30, 2017

This Week in Congress, Jan. 30 – Feb. 3

  Senate Finance MNUCHIN NOMINATION 6 p.m. Jan. 30, 215 Dirksen Bldg. New Full Committee Markup   Senate Energy & Natural Resources ZINKE AND PERRY NOMINATIONS/COMMITTEE ORGANIZATION  Jan. 31, 9:30 a.m., 366 Dirksen Bldg. Full Committee Markup   Senate Judiciary SESSIONS NOMINATION/ELDER ABUSE PREVENTION  Jan. 31, 9:30 a.m., 226 Dirksen Bldg. Full Committee Markup  …


January 23, 2017

This Week in Congress, January 23-27

This week in committees.   MONDAY, JANUARY 23, 2017   Senate Foreign Relations Committee NOMINATION OF REX TILLERSON FOR SECRETARY OF STATE 4:30 p.m. Jan. 23, 419 Dirksen Bldg. Full Committee Markup   TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2017   House Budget Committee FAILURES OF THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT Jan. 23, 10:15 a.m., 210 Cannon Full Committee…


June 20, 2016

The Week Ahead

Congress is back for a few days before the Fourth of July Recess. The House and Senate return tomorrow, and the House will recess on Friday making the Fourth a two week recess. The Senate plans on being in session though Friday, June 24th. The Senate reconvened today and is expected to resume consideration of FY…



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