Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max BaucusMax BaucusFive reasons why Tillerson is likely to get through Business groups express support for Branstad nomination The mysterious sealed opioid report fuels speculation MORE (D-Mont.) arrived to this morning's TARP oversight hearing to a raucous amount of applause, celebrating a milestone anniversary for the chairman.

Ranking Member Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) explained that today, Baucus is celebrating 30 consecutive years of membership on the Finance committee, putting him within only a handful of Senators throughout history.

Members of the Finance Committee are hosting a short tribute to Baucus before today's hearing gets underway.