Hearings

Aug 2, 2012

IRS: Enforcing ObamaCare’s New Rules and Taxes

9:00am in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building Chairman Darrell Issa's Hearing Preview Statement   President Obama’s health care law was hastily written and rushed through the House and Senate by Democratic majorities before many even had a chance to read its contents.  That law is now being implemented—and has raised serious concerns about big government intrusion into American’s private lives. Today the Committee will examine how the ...

  • Full Oversight Committee
Aug 1, 2012

Unresolved Internal Investigations at DHS: Oversight of Investigation Management in the Office of the DHS IG

10:00am in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building The purpose of today’s hearing is to conduct oversight of the Department of Homeland Security Office of Inspector General and its management of investigative cases.  The Department of Homeland Security is the third-largest department in the Federal Government, and has the important mission of ensuring the United States is safe, secure, and resilient against terrorism and other threats.  Because of the importance of DHS’s mission, it ...

  • Subcommittee on Government Organization
Jul 31, 2012

The Green Agenda and the War on Coal: Perspectives from the Ohio Valley

8:00am at Ohio University Eastern Campus, 45425 National Road W., St. Clairsville, Ohio

  • Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs
Jul 25, 2012

GAO Report: The Obama Administration’s $8 Billion Extralegal Healthcare Spending Project

9:30am in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building Obamacare was rushed through the House of Representatives and Senate by the Democratic majority in each chamber.  Many conceded they did not even read its entire contents, choosing instead to learn about the bill’s consequences after the fact.  One of those consequences is major cuts in the popular Medicare Advantage program serving seniors.  These cuts mean many seniors will lose coverage that they enjoyed prior to the law’s ...

  • Full Oversight Committee
Jul 24, 2012

Dawood National Military Hospital, Afghanistan: What Happened and What Went Wrong?

10:00am in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

  • Subcommittee on National Security
Jul 24, 2012

Credit Crunch: Is the CFPB Restricting Consumer Access to Credit?

10:00am in 2247 Rayburn House Office Building

  • Subcommittee on TARP and Financial Resources
Jul 24, 2012

Meth Revisited: Review of State and Federal Efforts to Solve the Domestic Methamphetamine Production Resurgence

9:30am in 2203 Rayburn House Office Building

  • Subcommittee on Health Care and D.C.
Jul 19, 2012

Continuing Oversight of Regulatory Impediments to Job Creation: Job Creators Still Buried by Red Tape

9:30am in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building   In Congress, we hear it every day from our constituents – Americans’ top concern is job creation. The June figures show that unemployment has remained unchanged at 8.2 percent. There are 12.7 million Americans unemployed. Almost 42 percent have been unemployed for six months or more. The verdict is in - the President’s stimulus plan, that counted on the government to create jobs, was a failure.

  • Full Oversight Committee
Jul 19, 2012

Changes to the Heights Act: Shaping Washington, D.C. for the Future

1:30pm in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

  • Subcommittee on Health Care and D.C.
Jul 18, 2012

The Administration’s Bet on Abound Solar: Assessing the Costs to the American Taxpayers

10:00am in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building 

  • Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs