The House next week will continue with a series of budget hearings featuring members of President Obama's Cabinet.
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, Labor Secretary Thomas PerezThomas E. PerezClinton’s top five vice presidential picks Government social programs: Triumph of hope over evidence Labor’s 'wasteful spending and mismanagement” at Workers’ Comp MORE, and Energy Secretary Ernest MonizErnest MonizBay Area energy meeting is where climate protection gets real The Trail 2016: Donald and the Supremes Overnight Energy: EPA wants higher ethanol mandate MORE will all testify Wednesday before various subcommittees of the House Appropriations Committee.
Also next Wednesday, the House Small Business Committee will hold a hearing to examine the risks that Bitcoin poses for small companies. Just this week, the IRS said it would begin taxing bitcoins in the same way the IRS taxes property.
Details on these and other key hearings next week follow here:
Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
April 2, "Budget hearing, Department of Energy," Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz testifies
10 a.m., 2362-B Rayburn House Office Building
Subcommittee on Financial Services
April 2, "Budget hearing, Department of the Treasury," Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew testifies
10 a.m., 2359 Rayburn House Office Building
Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies
April 2, "Budget hearing, Department of Labor," Labor Secretary Thomas Perez testifies
10:30 a.m., 2358-C Rayburn House Office Building
House Education & the Workforce
April 2, "Keeping College within Reach: Meeting the Needs of Contemporary Students"
10 a.m., 2175 Rayburn House Office Building
House Foreign Affairs
April 3, "Women's Education: Promoting Development, Countering Radicalism"
10 a.m., 2172 Rayburn House Office Building
Joint hearing between Judiciary's subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security, and Oversight & Government Reform's subcommittee on National Security
April 3, "Overturning 30 Year of Precedent: Is the Administration Ignoring the Dangers of Training Libyan Pilots and Nuclear Scientists?"
2:30 p.m., 2141 Rayburn House Office Building
House Natural Resources
April 3, "Department of the Interior, Spending and the President's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Proposal," Interior Secretary Sally JewellSally JewellDem senators back Interior coal leasing review As climate crisis worsens, it's Interior Secretary Jewell who's being naïve Puerto Rico bill drops GOP’s wildlife refuge transfer MORE testifies
10 a.m., 1324 Longworth House Office Building
House Small Business
April 2, "Bitcoin: Examining the Benefits and Risks for Small Business"
1 p.m., 2360 Rayburn House Office Building