Filter by

James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 315 Show 100
  • [alt text]

    Speaker Paul Ryan in Elkhorn, Wisconsin

    House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and other Wisconsin elected officials spoke to promote party candidates seeking office in the 2016 election at the 1st Congressional District Republican Party…

    1,703 views
  • [alt text]

    FBI Oversight

    Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey testified at an oversight hearing of the FBI’s operations. Members focused their questions primarily on the FBI’s handling of the investigation of…

    18,227 views
  • [alt text]

    IRS Commissioner Impeachment

    IRS Commissioner John Koskinen testified at a hearing on alleged misconduct at the tax-collecting agency, specifically related to the investigation into unfair targeting of conservative non-profit…

    3,468 views
  • [alt text]

    Morning Hour

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

    113 views
  • [alt text]

    Justice Department Oversight

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch testified at an oversight hearing on Justice Department Operations. She would not answer questions from Republican committee members about the FBI’s investigation…

    37,685 views
  • [alt text]

    House Session

    The House passed a Puerto Rico debt relief bill, and began work on a Legislative Branch appropriations bill. Representative Warren Davidson (R-OH) was sworn in to the seat previously held…

    686 views
  • [alt text]

    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated H.R. 5046, a bill to authorize funding for Justice Department grants for opioid abuse prevention and addiction treatment programs.

    213 views
  • [alt text]

    Apple iPhone Encryption

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on the FBI’s demand that Apple assist in unlocking an iPhone used by one of the shooters in the San Bernardino, California, terrorist attack. In the first panel,…

    5,255 views
  • [alt text]

    House Pro Forma Session

    The House convened for a pro forma session.

    116 views
  • [alt text]

    Email Privacy Act

    Government officials and a representative from Google testified at a hearing on the Email Privacy Act, which would require the federal government to provide a warrant when asking companies…

    429 views
  • [alt text]

    Department of Justice Oversight

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch testified at an oversight hearing on Justice Department operations. Topics including vetting of potential Syrian refugees seeking asylum in the United States,…

    3,662 views
  • [alt text]

    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated several bills under suspension of the rules.

    102 views
  • [alt text]

    Planned Parenthood Practices

    The House Judiciary Committee held a hearing the practices of Planned Parenthood, including allegations that the group was engaged in the selling of aborted fetal tissue. Witnesses included women who…

    9,504 views
  • [alt text]

    Portrait Unveiling Ceremony for Representative John Conyers

    Vice President Joe Biden, Attorney General Eric Holder, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and congressional colleagues spoke at a ceremony to unveil an official portrait of former House Judiciary…

    497 views
  • [alt text]

    Heroin Abuse

    Officials from the Drug Enforcement Agency, White House, and other federal agencies testified on ways to stop the increase in heroin abuse and how pain relief medications have contributed…

    537 views
  • [alt text]

    Proposed Environmental Protection Agency Regulations

    Administrator Gina McCarthy testified at a hearing on proposed Environmental Protection Agency regulations. She also explained her agency’s regulatory agenda and answered questions about…

    970 views
  • [alt text]

    House Session

    The House voted 242-184 to pass H.R. 36, a bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks and in favor 338-88 on a bill to limit National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance. The House started debate…

    725 views
  • [alt text]

    House Session

    The House approved H.R. 2028, a $36.1 billion water and energy appropriations bill, by a vote of 240-177. Ten Democrats voted for the measure and seven Republicans voted against it.…

    305 views
  • [alt text]

    Criminal Justice Reform

    Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Al Franken (D-MN), Representatives James Sensenbrenner (R-WI) and Danny Davis (D-IL), and others talked about efforts to reform the criminal justice system.…

    349 views
  • [alt text]

    House Session

    The House adopted a rule governing debate on H.R. 351, a bill expediting the federal permitting process for natural gas exports, and passed two bills under suspension of the rules. They…

    304 views
  • Load 20 More