Holder to testify in Justice Department oversight hearing

Separately, the House Financial Services Committee will meet Thursday for a hearing on oversight of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). That hearing will be held in the same week that the House plans to pass a bill requiring the SEC to conduct more detailed cost-benefit analyses of regulations it issues.

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Elsewhere, a House Science subcommittee will hold an oversight hearing Thursday to examine the espionage threats in federal laboratories.

And on Wednesday, the House Foreign Affairs Committee meets Wednesday to discuss ways to prevent a nuclear Iran. Details on these and other key hearings next week follow:

House Financial Services


May 16, "Oversight of the SEC's Agenda, Operations, and FYI 2014 Budget Request"
     10 a.m., 2128 Rayburn House Office Building

House Foreign Affairs

May 15, "Preventing a Nuclear Iran," Undersecretary of State Wendy Sherman testifies
     1 p.m., 2172 Rayburn House Office Building

House Judiciary

May 15, "Oversight of the United States Department of Justice," Attorney General Eric Holder testifies
     1 p.m., 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

House Science, Space, and Technology

Subcommittee on Oversight

May 16, "Espionage Threats at Federal Laboratories: Balancing Scientific Cooperation while Protecting Critical Information"
     2 p.m., 2318 Rayburn House Office Building

House Small Business

May 15, "Patent Reform Implementation and New Challenges for Small Businesses"
     1 p.m., 2360 Rayburn House Office Building

House Transportation & Infrastructure

Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management

May 15, "Saving Taxpayer Dollars: Freezing the Federal Real Estate Footprint"
     10 a.m., 2167 Rayburn House Office Building