Hearings

Feb 28, 2011

America’s Presidential Libraries: Their Mission and Their Future

Joint Hearing with the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure

  • Full Oversight Committee
Feb 17, 2011

Waste and Abuse: The Refuse of the Federal Spending Binge

Chairman Darrell Issa Hearing Preview Statement Thursday’s hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, entitled “Waste and Abuse: The Refuse of the Federal Spending Binge,” comes during the very week that President Obama presented a $3.73 trillion budget request to Congress that requires a record $1.65 trillion in deficit spending, pushes the national debt to surpass GDP for the first time since World War II, and uses budget gimmicks to ...

  • Full Oversight Committee
Feb 16, 2011

Making Sense of the Numbers: Improving the Federal Financial Reporting Model

  • Subcommittee on Government Organization
Feb 16, 2011

The Stimulus: Two Years Later

  • Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs
Feb 15, 2011

Unfunded Mandates and Regulatory Overreach

Chairman James Lankford Opening Statement This is the first meeting of the Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and Procurement Reform. This hearing will focus on, “Unfunded Mandates and Regulatory Overreach” Since the founding of our Nation, the federal government has had to balance its own authority with that of the states, counties, and cities. While each has a unique responsibility to serve their constituents, ...

  • Subcommittee on Technology
Feb 10, 2011

Regulatory Impediments to Job Creation

Chairman Issa's Hearing Preview Statement Thursday’s hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, entitled “Regulatory Impediments to Job Creation,” presents an opportunity for policymakers to hear important testimony from the front lines of our economic recovery. Despite the President’s promise that the stimulus would keep unemployment below 8 percent and grow the GDP to more than $15.2 trillion, the US economy has experienced negligible ...

  • Full Oversight Committee
Feb 9, 2011

State and Municipal Debt: The Coming Crisis?

  • Subcommittee on TARP and Financial Resources