Appropriations Committee Schedule for the Week of April 28, 2014

Release Date: 
Monday, April 28, 2014

TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014

Full Committee (Chairwoman Mikulski)

Time and Location:     2:30 p.m., in Room SD-G50 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building

 

Agenda:                     Driving Innovation through Federal Investments

 

Witnesses:                The Honorable John P. Holdren, Ph.D.

                                 Director

                                 Office of Science and Technology Policy

                                 Executive Office of the President of the United States

 

                                 The Honorable Ernest Moniz, Ph.D.

                                 Secretary

                                 Department of Energy

 

                                 The Honorable Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.

                                 Director

                                 National Institutes of Health

 

                                 The Honorable France A. Córdova, Ph.D.

                                 Director

                                 National Science Foundation

 

                                 Arati Prabhakar, Ph.D.

                                 Director

                                 Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

                                 Department of Defense

 

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014

Interior, Environment Subcommittee (Chairman Reed)

Time and Location:     9:30 a.m., in Room SD-124 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building

 

Agenda:                     The Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request for the United States Forest Service

 

Witnesses:                Chief Tom Tidwell

                                 United States Forest Service

                                 U.S. Department of Agriculture

 

                                 Tony Dixon

                                 Director - Budget

                                 United States Forest Service

                                 U. S. Department of Agriculture

 

Defense Subcommittee (Chairman Durbin)

Time and Location:     10:00 a.m., in Room SD-106 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building

 

Agenda:                      The Department of the Army Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request

 

Witnesses:                  The Honorable John McHugh

                                   Secretary of the Army

 

                                   General Raymond T. Odierno

                                   Army Chief of Staff

 

                                   General Frank Grass

                                   Chief, National Guard Bureau

 

                                   Lieutenant General Jeffrey W. Talley

                                   Chief, Army Reserve

 

                                   Major General Judd H. Lyons

                                   Acting Director, Army National Guard

 

Labor, Health and Human Services, Education Subcommittee (Chairman Harkin)

Time and Location:     10:00 a.m., in Room SD-192 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building

 

Agenda:                    The Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request for the Department of Education

 

Witness:                   The Honorable Arne Duncan

                                Secretary

                                United States Department of Education

 

Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee (Chairman Udall)

Time and Location:     2:00 p.m., in Room SD-138 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building

 

Agenda:                    A review of the President’s Fiscal Year 2015 funding request and budget justification for the Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service

 

Witnesses:                   Panel I

                                   The Honorable Jacob Lew

                                   Secretary

                                   Department of the Treasury

 

                                   Panel II

                                   The Honorable John Koskinen

                                   Commissioner

                                   Internal Revenue Service

 

                                   Panel III

                                   The Honorable J. Russell George

                                   Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration

                                   Department of the Treasury

 

Energy and Water Development Subcommittee (Chairwoman Feinstein)

Time and Location:     2:30 p.m., in Room SD-192 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building

 

Agenda:                    A review of the President’s Fiscal Year 2015 funding request and budget justification for the National Nuclear Security Administration

 

Witness:                   Lieutenant General Frank Klotz

                                Administrator

                                National Nuclear Security Administration

 

 

THURSDAY, MAY 1, 2014

Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee (Chairwoman Mikulski)

Time and Location:     10:00 a.m., in Room SD-192 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building

 

Agenda:                    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request

 

Witness:                   The Honorable Charles F. Bolden, Jr.

                                Administrator

                                National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 

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