And on Thursday, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will hold a hearing on "unanswered questions" about the events that happened in Benghazi one year ago this week.
In light of the one-year anniversary this week, Rep. Frank WolfFrank WolfLobbying World Supreme Court weighs legality of Virginia redistricting Global crisis of religious persecution needs a Congressional response MORE (R-Va.) has increased his calls for a special prosecutor to handle the Benghazi investigation. And just this week, Rep. Ted PoeTed PoeThe Hill's 12:30 Report Overnight Healthcare: Justices split on ObamaCare contraception case Conservative backlash against tort reform bill surprised GOP sponsor MORE (R-Texas) introduced legislation that calls on the administration to name Ansar al-Sharia as a terrorist group in Libya.
Poe said it has been clear that this group is responsible for the attack and criticized the administration for failing to follow up, even as members of the group have been giving interviews to foreign reporters.
Details on these and other top House hearings next week follow here:
House Education and the Workforce
Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions
Sept. 19, "The Future of Union Organizing"
10 a.m., 2175 Rayburn House Office Building
House Energy and Commerce
Subcommittee on Energy and Power
Sept. 18, "The Obama Administration's Climate Change Policies and Activities"
10:15 a.m., 2123 Rayburn House Office Building
House Foreign Affairs
Sept. 18, "Benghazi: Where is the State Department Accountability?"
10 a.m., 2172 Rayburn House Office Building
House Oversight and Government Reform
Sept. 19, "Reviews of the Benghazi Attack and Unanswered Questions"
9:30 a.m., 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
House Veterans' Affairs
Sept. 19, "Trials in Transparency: An Analysis of VA Cooperation with Congress in Meeting its Oversight Responsibilities on Behalf of Veterans"
10 a.m., 334 Cannon House Office Building