House Committee to examine US policies on Egypt

The Egyptian Army's overthrow of President Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood in July prompted the State Department’s decision.

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The Egyptian foreign minister has said since then that the U.S.-Egypt relationship is in “turmoil.”

House committees have been slow to reschedule several hearings that were canceled during the more than two-week government shutdown.

Details on that hearing and others follow:

House Armed Services

Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces

- Oct. 23, “Impacts of a Continuing Resolution and Sequestration on Acquisition and Modernization”

3:30 p.m., 2118 Rayburn House Office Building

House Energy and Commerce

- Oct. 23, “The Evolution of Wired Communications Networks”

10:30 a.m., 2123 Rayburn House Office Building

- Oct. 24, “PPACA Implementation Failures: Didn’t Know or Didn’t Disclose?”

9 a.m., 2123 Rayburn House Office Building

- Oct. 24, “The FTC at 100: Where Do We Go From Here?”

2 p.m., 2123 Rayburn House Office Building

House Financial Services

- Oct. 24, “Legislation to Further Reduce Impediments to Capital Formation”

10 a.m., 2128 Rayburn House Office Building

- Oct. 24, “Examining Legislative Proposals to Reform the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau”

2 p.m., 2128 Rayburn House Office Building

House Foreign Affairs

- Oct. 24, “Next Steps on Egypt Policy”

10 a.m., 2172 House Rayburn Office Building

House Small Business 

Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations

- Oct. 24, “Regulatory Landscape: Burdens on Small Financial Institutions”

10 a.m., 2360 Rayburn House Office Building

House Veterans’ Affairs

Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs (DAMA)

- Oct. 24, “Focused Issues on Dignified Burials: A National Cemetery Update”

10 a.m., 334 Cannon House Office Building

House Ways and Means

- Oct. 23, “Preventing and Addressing Sex Trafficking of Youth in Foster Care”

2 p.m., 1100 Longworth House Office Building