The majority leader said the House would focus on reforming federal agencies.
House Majority Leader McCarthy offers preview of next year's agenda.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) argued such a move was the latest in a pattern of sidelining the legislative branch.
"Containment is the key to stopping the spread of this highly contagious and deadly disease," they wrote in a letter to President Obama.
House Science, Space and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) blasted a research project funded by the National Science Foundation to study political messages on Twitter.
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) asked the Obama administration to verify if it will allow non-citizens infected with Ebola to come to the U.S. for treatment.
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.) suggested that the Obama administration's potential willingness to sidetrack Congress in a deal with Iran over its nuclear arsenal would be a sign of a bad agreement.
The Ohio House delegation requested the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to provide their state with "any and all necessary support" to respond to the Ebola outbreak.
Maloney said it was "deeply concerning" that Nazi war crime suspects received Social Security payments.
Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas) said that Fort Sam Houston was an ideal location to train members of the military for the U.S. domestic response to Ebola.