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    Uses of Dispersants in Gulf Oil Spill, Environmental Panel

    Lisa Jackson and Larry Robinson testified at a hearing on the use of dispersants in response to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Topics included the effects dispersants have on wildlife…

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    NASA 2012 Budget

    NASA Administrator Charles Bolden testified about his agency’s budget request for fiscal year 2012. The request was for $18.7 billion, with $4.3 billion for the Space Shuttle and…

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    Justice Department Oversight and Budget, Attorney General Holder

    Attorney Justice Eric Holder testified on the Justice Department’s fiscal year 2014 budget request. He also discussed his department’s seizure of Associated Press phone…

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    Uses of Dispersants in Gulf Oil Spill, Non-Profit Organizations

    Representatives from non-profit organizations testified on the use of dispersants in the clean up of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Among the topics they addressed were the effects on…

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    Fiscal Year 2013 FBI Budget

    Robert Mueller testified on the FBI fiscal year 2013 budget request. He warned against additional budget cuts that could be imposed through the sequestration process, and said the FBI…

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    Fiscal Year 2011 NASA Budget

    NASA Administrator Charles Bolton and a member of the the NASA safety advisory board testified about the fiscal year 2011 NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)…

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    Department of Justice Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request

    Attorney General Eric Holder and Inspector General Michael Horowitz testified on their department’s fiscal year 2015 budget request, which totaled $27.4 billion, including $25.3…

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    Fiscal Year 2011 FBI Budget

    Robert Mueller testified on the fiscal year 2011 $8.3 billion budget request for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Among the topics he addressed were the FBI’s efforts to…

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    FBI Oversight and Fiscal Year 2014 Budget

    FBI Director Robert Mueller testified at an oversight hearing of his agency and its fiscal year 2014 budget request. He said the FBI was looking at the failure to follow up on…

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    Justice Department Oversight and Budget, Inspector General

    Michael E. Horowitz testified at a Justice Department oversight hearing. In his comments he who confirmed that suspected terrorists boarded a plane recently because the Transportation…

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    Justice Department Fiscal Year 2011 Budget

    Attorney General Eric Holder and Inspector General Glenn Fine testified on the 2011 Justice Department fiscal year budget and Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai’s upcoming meeting…

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    FBI Technology Modernization

    Director Mueller and Mr. Azmi testified about new technology developed to track criminals. The FBI’s Trilogy information technology program has been brought online, but the…

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    Internet Security

    Justice Department officials and Internet industry officials testified about the federal law enforcement response to recent Internet hacking attacks and the overall security of the…

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    NOAA Satellite Problems

    The subcommittee heard testimony on the development of the National Oceanic and Aeronautic Administration’s new weather satellite, which was meant to replace the current U.S. weather…

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    Judiciary and Supreme Court Budget Proposal

    The committee heard testimony on the fiscal year 1992 budget requests
    of the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. federal courts, and the Federal Trade
    Commission.

    Justices Scalia and…

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    Supreme Court and Federal Judiciary Budget

    Witnesses testified on appropriations for the federal judiciary and the Supreme Court. Senators on the committee remarked that monetary demands by the Supreme Court were…

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    Federal Court Appropriations

    Committee members heard testimony from U.S. Supreme Court justices
    concerning the Supreme Court budget and from federal judges concerning the federal
    courts' budget.

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    Countering Terrorist Threats in the U.S.

    Witnesses testified about the U.S. government’s plan to counter terrorist threats to the United States. Secretary Albright talked about the work being done to protect American…

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    Fiscal Year 1990 Supreme Court Appropriations

    Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, State, and the Judiciary held hearings on proposed budget estimates for fiscal year 1990 for the Supreme Court of the United States.

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    Internet Child Exploitation Prevention

    Subcommittee members heard testimony from Director Freeh and Mr. Allen on existing programs and additional initiatives and funding requests to prevent the exploitation of children…

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