Featured Senate hearings: Tax reform, disaster relief, jobs, deficit reduction

Below are details on these and other key committee hearings in the Senate:

Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction

September 13, to examine the history and drivers of U.S. debt

10:30 a.m., 216 Hart Senate Office Building


Senate Banking

September 13, "Housing Finance Reform: Should There Be A Government Guarantee?"

10 a.m., 538 Dirksen Senate Office Building


Senate Budget

September 15, "Policy Prescriptions for the Economy"

9:30 a.m., 608 Dirksen Senate Office Building


Senate Energy & Natural Resources

September 15, to consider Department of Energy nominations

9:30 a.m., 366 Dirksen Senate Office Building


Senate Finance

September 14, "Tax Reform Options: Marginal Rates on High-Income Taxpayers, Capital Gains and Dividends"

10 a.m., 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

September 15, "Tax Reform Options: Promoting Retirement Security"

10 a.m., 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building


Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

September 13, "Ten Years After 9/11: Are We Safer?"

10 a.m., 342 Dirksen Senate Office Building


Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

September 14, "Securing the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain"

10 a.m., 430 Dirksen Senate Office Building

September 15, "The Future of Employment for People with the Most Significant Disabilities"

10 a.m., 106 Dirksen Senate Office Building


Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

September 13, "Ten Years After 9/11: Are We Safer?"

10 a.m., 342 Dirksen Senate Office Building


Senate Judiciary

September 13, "Civil Rights Division Oversight"

10 a.m., 226 Dirksen Senate Office Building

September 14, "The Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act: Renewing the Commitment to Victims of Human Trafficking"

10 a.m., 226 Dirksen Senate Office Building