This Week in Congress - August 2, 2010
August 2, 2010
|8/3/2010||Senate||Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
|Livable Communities Act of 2009
Business meeting to consider S.1619, to establish the Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities, to establish the Interagency Council on Sustainable Communities, to establish a comprehensive planning grant program, to establish a sustainability challenge grant program.
|Hearings to examine a status report on the United States economy.|
|8/3/2010||Senate||Judiciary: Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts
|Hearings to examine protecting public interest, focusing on understanding the threat of agency capture.|
|8/4/2010||Senate||Environment and Public Works: Subcommittee on Oversight
|A joint oversight hearing on the use of oil dispersants in the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.|
|8/4/2010||Senate||Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: Subcommittee on Investigations
|Social Security Disability Fraud: Case Studies in Federal Employees and Commercial Drivers Licenses
The Subcommittee plans to hold a hearing focusing on the findings of a Government Accountability Office Report entitled "Social Security Administration: Cases of Federal Employees and Transportation Drivers and Owners Who Fraudulently and/or Improperly Received SSA Disability Payments."
|8/5/2010||Senate||Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: Subcommittee on Economic Policy
|Hearings to examine the Obama Administration Manufacturing Agenda.|
|8/6/2010||Senate||Joint Economic Committee
|Hearings to examine the employment situation for July 2010.|
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