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  • Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen Testifies on the Economic Outlook
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    Economic Outlook

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testified at a Joint Economic Committee hearing on the U.S. economic outlook. She said an increase in the central bank’s interest rate could occur “relatively…

  • US House Morning Hour
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    Morning Hour

    The House met for Morning Hour, with members permitted to speak on any topic.

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  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session

    The House passed a bill requiring the Treasury Department to report to Congress on assets of Iranian political and military leaders. Members also approved another bill that delays…

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  • Hearing Examines the Sharing Economy and Taxes
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    Sharing Economy and the U.S. Tax Code

    The House Small Business Committee held a hearing to examine the tax challenges faced by “sharing economy” businesses such as Uber, Lyft, Etsy, and Airbnb, including whether people working…

  • Jason Furman Testimony on Economic Growth
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    Economic Policy

    Jason Furman testified at a hearing on the findings of the annual White House Council of Economic Advisers report, and the Obama administration’s policies for economic growth. Other topics…

  • Hearing on Small Business Administration Management Practices
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    Small Business Administration Oversight

    William Shear of the Government Accountability Office testified before the House Small Business Committee on his oversight work on the management of the Small Business Administration. Many of the…

  • US House Debate on Highway and Transportation Funding Bill
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated and voted on amendments to a a multi-year highway and transportation funding bill.

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  • Hearing on Drones and Aviation Safety
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    Drone Safety

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on the risks drones pose to aviation safety and the need for drone safety regulations to mitigate those risks.

  • Hearing on Amtrak Train Derailment
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    Amtrak Derailment

    Officials from the National Transportation Safety Board, the Federal Railroad Administration, Amtrak, and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen testified on the May 2015 Amtrak…

  • US House Debate on Fiscal Year 2016 Defense Authorization Bill
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House considered H.R. 1735, a bill that would authorize $515 billion for national defense programs and $89.2 billion in war funding for overseas contingency operations.

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  • Hearing on Rail Regulatory Issues
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    Rail Regulatory Issues

    The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials held a hearing on rail regulatory issues. The hearing occurred the morning after a…

  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House voted 253-169 to pass H.R. 161, the Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act.

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  • US House Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Approved
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    House Session, Part 2

    The House passed by a 266-153 margin H.R. 3, a bill to approve construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline. l.

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  • Hearing on the EPA and Small Business
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    Environmental Regulations and Small Businesses

    Bob Perciasepe testified on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and its potential effects on small businesses.

  • Pipeline Safety Review
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    Pipeline Safety

    Witnesses testified on the Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011 (PHMSA), which was set to expire in 2015. The hearing focused on the law and the regulation of…

  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session, Part 1

    The House debates six suspension bills, including one condemning the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram, for the abduction of 276 schoolgirls.

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  • Fed Chair Janet Yellen on Economic Outlook
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    U.S. Economic Outlook

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellenn testified at a Joint Economic Committee hearing about the state of the U.S. economy. She said that she expected economic activity to move at a faster pace during the…

  • March 2014 Unemployment Numbers
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    March 2014 Unemployment Numbers

    Bureau of Labor Statistics Commissioner Erica Groshen testified before the Joint Economic Committee on the March 2014 employment report released that day. The report revealed the…

  • US House General Speeches
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    House Session

    Members began debate on H.R. 3193m the Consumer Financial Protection and Soundness Improvement Act, which would move the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) from the Federal Reserve…

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  • US House Legislative Business
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    House Session

    Begin Consideration of H.R. 3590 - Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Bob Latta / Natural Resources Committee / Agriculture…

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