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  • Chairman Roskam Announces Hearing on the Use of Administrative Actions in ACA Implementation
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on May 13, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight

    Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Oversight, today announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing titled, “Examining the Use of Administrative Actions in the Implementation of the Affordable Care Act.” The hearing will take place on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building, beginning at 10:00 A.M. Oral testimony at this hearing will be from the invited witness only. However, any individual or organization may submit a writt... Read more

  • Chairman Brady Announces Hearing on Ideas to Improve Competition in the Medicare Program
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on May 12, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    Congressman Kevin Brady (R-TX), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Health, today announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing titled, “Improving Competition in Medicare: Removing Moratoria and Expanding Access.” The hearing will take place on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building, beginning at 10:00 A.M. Oral testimony at this hearing will be from the invited witness only. However, any individual or organization may submit a written statement for conside... Read more

  • Chairman Boustany Announces Hearing on Ideas to Improve Welfare Programs to Help More Families Find Work and Escape Poverty
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on April 23, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Human Resources

    Today, Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Charles Boustany (R-LA) announced that the subcommittee will hold a hearing titled, “Next Steps for Welfare Reform: Ideas to Improve Temporary Assistance for Needy Families to Help More Families Find Work and Escape Poverty.” The hearing will take place at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 30, in room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. In view of the limited time available, oral testimony at this hearing will be from invited witne... Read more

  • Expanding American Trade with Accountability and Transparency
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on April 17, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Full Committee

    House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) today announced that the Committee on Ways and Means will hold a hearing on expanding American trade with accountability and transparency. The hearing will take place Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at 3:00 PM in Longworth 1100. A list of witnesses will follow. Oral testimony at this hearing will be from invited witnesses only. However, any individual or organization may submit a written statement for consideration by the Committee and for ... Read more

  • Chairman Roskam Announces Hearing on 2015 Tax Filing Season
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on April 15, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight

    House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight Chairman Peter J. Roskam (R-IL) today announced that the Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight will hold a hearing on the 2015 tax filing season and general operations at the Internal Revenue Service. The hearing will take place on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 10:00 AM in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. Oral testimony at the hearing will be from the invited witnesses only. However, any individual or or... Read more

  • Chairman Brady Announces Hearing on the Individual and Employer Mandates in the President’s Health Care Law
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on April 7, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    Congressman Kevin Brady (R-TX), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Health, today announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing on the individual and employer mandates and associated penalties in the President’s health care law. The hearing will take place immediately following a brief Subcommittee organizational meeting on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, in Room B-318 of the Rayburn House Office Building, beginning at 10:00 A.M. Oral testimony at this hearing will be from the invited witness only. ... Read more

  • Chairman Roskam Announces Hearing on the Use of Data to Stop Medicare Fraud
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on March 17, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight

    House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) today announced that the Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight will hold a hearing on the federal government’s use of data analysis—particularly the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Fraud Prevention System (FPS)—to identify emerging trends, and stop Medicare fraud. This hearing will allow the Committee to hear from both government and non-governmental witnesses on the progress that... Read more

  • *UPDATE: NEW LOCATION* Chairman Reichert Announces Hearing on the Burden of the Estate Tax on Family Businesses and Farms
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on March 11, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Select Revenue Measures

    *UPDATE: NEW LOCATION* All other details remain unchanged Congressman David Reichert (R-WA), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures, today announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing on the burdens family businesses and farms face planning for and paying the estate tax. The hearing will take place immediately following a brief Subcommittee organizational meeting on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, in Room 1310 Longworth House Office Building, beginning at 10:00 A.M. Oral test... Read more

  • Chairman Boustany Announces Hearing on Using Evidence to Help Low-Income Individuals and Families Get Ahead
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on March 10, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Human Resources

    Today, Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Charles Boustany (R-LA) announced that the subcommittee will hold a hearing titled, “Expanding Opportunity by Funding What Works: Using Evidence to Help Low-Income Individuals and Families Get Ahead.” This hearing is the second in a series focused on ways to help move America’s families forward. The hearing will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17, in room B-318 of the Rayburn House Office Building. In view of the limited tim... Read more

  • Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on Maintaining the Disability Insurance Trust Fund’s Solvency
    Posted in Hearing Advisory on February 18, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Social Security

    U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing focused on the financial status of the Disability Insurance (DI) and Old Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Funds, and the available legislative options to ensure full DI benefits continue to be paid. The hearing will take place on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in B-318 Rayburn House Office Building, beginning at 2:00 p.m.... Read more