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    Enron Bankruptcy

    Witnesses testified about business practices at Enron, allegations of misleading accounting practices by company officials and auditors, and the eventual financial collapse of the…

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    Exploitation of Children over the Internet, Day 3

    Government officials, a reporter, and a child victim testified about use of the Internet by sexual predators. The also talked about the scope of the problem, the need for proper…

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    Financial Collapse of HealthSouth

    Witnesses testified about alleged financial mismanagement and fraud that led to the financial collapse of the HealthSouth Corporation, as well as their knowledge of the business practices…

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    Oil Price Speculation

    A hearing was held to examine whether market speculation is inflating the price of crude oil above underlying supply and demand, and whether Congress needs to improve regulatory oversight…

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    Enron Financial Collapse

    Former Enron attorneys testify about legal advice they gave to the corporation, bookkeeping practices, and other matters relating to Enron finances.

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    Enron Bankruptcy

    Ms. Watkins testified as part of the Enron bankruptcy investigation. She answered questions about a memo she wrote to former Enron executive officer Kenneth Lay in August 2001,…

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    Peanut Butter Salmonella Outbreak

    Witnesses testified at a food safety hearing on the recent salmonella outbreak associated with peanut butter and other peanut products manufactured by the Peanut Corporation of…

    849 views
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    Hewlett-Packard Investigation

    The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on pretexting and methods used by company officials at Hewlett-Packard to uncover leaks about…

    635 views
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    Financial Collapse of HealthSouth

    The subcommittee heard testimony about the financial collapse of HealthSouth, the largest U.S. provider of outpatient rehabilitation services. Mr. Scrushy refused to testify,…

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    Foreign Drug Inspection Program

    A hearing was held on the circumstances surrounding the contamination of heparin imported from China.

    According to the FDA, 81 people have died after allergic reactions to the

    518 views
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    Credit Scoring System and Credit Scores - Panel 1

    Credit Scoring System and Credit Scores - Panel 2

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    Exploitation of Children over the Internet, Day 1

    Witnesses testified about the dangers of child predators on the Internet and ways to protect children by better educating parents and the children themselves. It was noted that the…

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    Prescription Drug Advertising

    A hearing was held on the misleading and deceptive nature of direct-to-consumer advertisements for prescription pharmaceuticals. Officials from the companies testified about…

    467 views
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    Internet Data Brokers and Pretexting

    The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing titled “Internet Data Brokers and Pretexting: Who Has Access to Your Private Records?”…

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    Arlington National Cemetery Management, Panel 2

    The House Armed Services Committee held a hearing on the management and Arlington National Cemetery. Witnesses said news reports had shattered public trust in Arlington National…

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    Arlington National Cemetery Management, Panel 1

    Colonel William Koch testified about interment practices and record keeping problems at Arlington National Cemetery. He spoke about his wife who was buried at the wrong…

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    Ephedra Dietary Supplement Day 1 Part 2

    Witnesses testified about the safety and adverse side effects of the dietary supplement Ephedra. They also talked about the distribution and marketing of the supplement, as well as…

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    Firestone Tire Recall Part 1

    Government officials and auto industry leaders testified about a recent Firestone tire recall and how it pertained to relevant Ford vehicles. At issue were charges that the auto and…

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    Climate Change Assessment Methodologies

    The Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing titled “Questions Surrounding the ‘Hockey Stick’ Temperature Studies:…

    285 views
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    Defense Department Auditability Challenges

    Witnesses testified on the military’s lack of an effective mechanism in place to audit its books.

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