House, Senate committees plan FY 2012 budget hearings next week

House Armed Services

February 16, on the Defense Department's budget request (Secretary of Defense Robert Gates testifies)

February 17, on the Department of the Air Force's budget request (Air Force Secretary Michael Donley testifies)


House Budget

February 15, on the Obama administration's FY 2012 budget request (OMB Director Jacob Lew testifies)

February 16, on the Treasury Department's FY 2012 budget request (Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner testifies)


House Education and the Workforce

February 16, on policies and priorities of the Labor Department (Labor Secretary Hilda Solis testifies)


House Financial Services

February 15, to assess the implications of the Dodd-Frank derivatives title

February 16, on the final report of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission


House Foreign Affairs

February 17, on the need for reforms of the State Department's Inspector General


House Homeland Security

February 17, on the Department of Homeland Security's FY 2012 budget request


House Administration

February 15, on military and overseas voting


House Judiciary

February 16, on the constitutionality of the individual health insurance mandate


House Science, Space and Technology

February 17, on the administration's federal research and development budget for FY 2012


House Small Business

February 16, on the state of the small business economy


House Transportation and Infrastructure

February 15, on improving U.S. surface transportation programs


House Veterans' Affairs

February 17, on the Department of Veterans' Affairs FY 2012 budget request


House Ways & Means

February 15, on the administration's FY 2012 budget request (Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner testifies)

February 16, on the Department of Health and Human Service's budget request (HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies)

February 16, on the FY 2012 budget request (OMB Director Jacob Lew testifies)


Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources

February 17, on "growing America's economy"


Senate Armed Services

February 15, to consider two Defense Department nominations

February 17, on the administration's FY 2012 budget request for the Defense Department (Defense Secretary Robert Gates testifies)


Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs

February 17, on the implications of Dodd-Frank (Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke testifies)


Senate Commerce, Science & Transportation

February 16, on building a nationwide network for first responders


Senate Energy and Natural Resources

February 16, on the administration's FY 2012 budget request for the Energy Department


Senate Environment and Public Works

February 15, on the nomination of Daniel Ashe to be Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

February 16, on national leaders' call to action on transportation


Senate Finance

February 15, on the administration's FY 2012 budget request (HHS Secretary Sebelius testifies)

February 16, on the administration's FY 2012 budget request (Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner testifies)