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Wednesday, Nov. 13 10:00 AM House Financial Services subcommittee hearing on multilateral development institutions – National Security, International Development, and Monetary Policy Subcommittee hearing on ‘How America Leads Abroad: An Examination of Multilateral Development Institutions’

Location: Rm 2128, Rayburn House Office Bldg, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://financialservices.house.gov, https://twitter.com/FSCDems

Contacts: House Committee on Financial Services press, FSCDemsPress@mail.house.gov, 1 202 225 4247

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 10:00 AM House Science Committee hearing on EPA rulemaking – Hearing on ‘Strengthening Transparency or Silencing Science? The Future of Science in EPA Rulemaking’, with testimony from Environmental Protection Agency Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator for Science Dr Jennifer Orme-Zavaleta; former NIH National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Director Dr Linda Birnbaum; Harvard Medical School Assistant Professor of Medicine Dr Mary Rice; Indiana University-Bloomington School of Public Health Dean Dr David Allison; and The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research CEO Dr Todd Sherer

Location: Rm 2318, Rayburn House Office Bldg, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://science.house.gov, https://twitter.com/HouseScience

Contacts: House Science, Space, and Technology Committee, 1 202 225 6375

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 10:00 AM Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee hearing on ‘Amtrak Now and Into the Future’

Location: Rm 2167, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://transportation.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/TransportDems

Contacts: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 1 202 225 4472

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 10:00 AM House Intelligence Committee holds first hearing as part of President Trump impeachment inquiry – House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence holds first open hearing as part of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, with testimony from U.S. Charge d’Affaires ad interim in Ukraine William Taylor and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs George Kent * The Committee, alongside the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, is investigating ‘the extent to which President Trump jeopardized national security by pressing Ukraine to interfere with the 2020 election and by withholding security assistance provided by Congress to help Ukraine counter Russian aggression, as well as any efforts to cover up these matters’ * The administration has informed House Democrats that it is refusing to comply with the inquiry, calling it unconstitutional

Location: Rm 1100, Longworth House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://intelligence.house.gov/

Contacts: House Intelligence Committee, 1 202 225 7690

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 10:00 AM House Natural Resources subcommittee legislative hearing – Indigenous Peoples of the United States Subcommittee legislative hearing on ‘H.R. 4957, Native American Child Protection Act’

Location: Rm 1324, Longworth House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://naturalresources.house.gov, https://twitter.com/NRDems

Contacts: Adam Sarvana, House Committee on Natural Resources, adam.sarvana@mail.house.gov, 1 202 225 6065

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 10:00 AM House Armed Services subcommittees joint hearing on the F-35 Program – Readiness Subcommittee and Tactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee joint hearing on ‘F-35 Program Update: Sustainment, Production, and Affordability Challenges’, with testimony from Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment Ellen Lord; Office of the Secretary of Defense Director of Operational Test and Evaluation Robert Behler; F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office Program Executive Officer Lt. Gen. Eric Fick; Government Accountability Office Director of Defense Capabilities and Management Diana Maurer; Lockheed Martin Corporation F-35 Program Vice President and General Manager Gregory Ulmer; and Pratt & Whitney Military Engines President Matthew Bromberg

Location: Rm 2118, Rayburn House Office Bldg, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://armedservices.house.gov, https://twitter.com/HASCDemocrats

Contacts: House Armed Services Committee, 1 202 225 4151

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 11:30 AM House Small Business Committee hearing on ‘upskilling the medical workforce’ – Hearing on ‘Upskilling the Medical Workforce: Opportunities in Health Innovation’, with testimony from Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) orthopaedic surgery resident Dr Matthew Conti (on behalf of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons); Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Associate Professor of Ophthalmology Dr Ingrid Zimmer-Galler (on behalf of American Academy of Ophthalmology); Texas A&M University College of Nursing Dean and Professor Dr Nancy Fahrenwald (on behalf of American Association of Colleges of Nursing); and True Concepts Medical CEO and founder Michael Hopkins

Location: Rm 2360, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://smallbusiness.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/HouseSBCDems

Contacts: House Small Business Committee, 1 202 225 4038

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 2:00 PM Investigative hearing on ‘Hijacking our Heroes: Exploiting Veterans through Disinformation on Social Media’

Location: HVC-210, U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://veterans.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/VetAffairsDems

Contacts: House Committee on Veterans Affairs, 1 202 225 9756

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NEW EVENT: Wednesday, Nov. 13 2:00 PM Former Polish president testifies to House Foreign Affairs subcommittee – Europe, Eurasia, Energy, and the Environment Subcommittee hearing on ‘Democracy and the NATO Alliance: Upholding our Shared Democratic Values’, with testimony from former Polish President Lech Walesa; Human Rights First Director of Foreign Policy Advocacy Melissa Hooper; The German Marshall Fund of the United States Transatlantic Democracy Working Group Director Susan Corke; Freedom House Director for Special Research Nate Schenkkan; and Council on Foreign Relations Senior Fellow for Europe Dr Matthias Matthijs

Location: Rm 2172, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://foreignaffairs.house.gov, https://twitter.com/HFACDemocrats

Contacts: House Foreign Affairs Committee, 1 202 225 5021

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 2:00 PM House Natural Resources subcommittee oversight hearing on impacts of removing National Forest roadless protections – National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands Subcommittee oversight hearing on ‘Roads to Ruin: Examining the Impacts of Removing National Forest Roadless Protections’

Location: Rm 1324, Longworth House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://naturalresources.house.gov, https://twitter.com/NRDems

Contacts: Adam Sarvana, House Committee on Natural Resources, adam.sarvana@mail.house.gov, 1 202 225 6065

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 2:00 PM House Judiciary subcommittee latest hearing on online platforms and market power – Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee hearing on ‘Online Platforms and Market Power, Part 4: Perspectives of the Antitrust Agencies’, with testimony from Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division Makan Delrahim; and Federal Trade Commission Chairman Joseph Simons

Location: Rm 2141, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://judiciary.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/HouseJudiciary

Contacts: House Judiciary Committee, 1 202 225 3951

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 2:00 PM House Space subcommittee latest hearing on ‘Keeping Our Sights on Mars’ – Space and Aeronautics Subcommittee hearing on ‘Keeping Our Sights on Mars Part 2: Structuring a Moon-Mars Program for Success’

Location: Rm 2318, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://science.house.gov

Contacts: House Science, Space, and Technology Committee, 1 202 225 6375

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 2:00 PM House Infrastructure subcommittee hearing on Smithsonian Institution facilities and future space needs – Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management Subcommittee hearing on ‘Review of Smithsonian Institution Current Facilities and Future Space Needs’

Location: Rm 2167, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://transportation.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/TransportDems

Contacts: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 1 202 225 4472

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Wednesday, Nov. 13 2:00 PM House Financial Services Committee markup hearing begins – House Committee on Financial Services markup hearing begins * Concludes tomorrow

Location: Rm 2128, Rayburn House Office Bldg, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://financialservices.house.gov, https://twitter.com/FSCDems

Contacts: House Committee on Financial Services press, FSCDemsPress@mail.house.gov, 1 202 225 4247

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