Hearing Watch: Who regulates the regulators? 

This Thursday, the House Energy and Commerce's Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations will hear testimony on regulatory reform from the chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, two Consumer Product Safety Commission and two Federal Communications Commission members.

Details on this hearing, and others on the Hill this week, below.

Wednesday July 6

Federal Government Spectrum Use 2:00 PM | 2123 Rayburn HOB Host: Committee on Energy and Commerce | Subcommittee on Communications and Technology

Witness list to be announced.

Thursday, July 7

Cybersecurity: Assessing The Nation's Ability To Address The Growing Cyber Threat 9:30 AM | 2154 Rayburn HOB Host: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform | Full Committee

Witness list to be announced.

Budgeting for America's National Security 10:00 AM | 210 Cannon HOB Host: Committee On The Budget | Full Committee

Witnesses:

David E. Mosher

Assistant Director

Congressional Budget Office

The Honorable Jim Talent

Distinguished Fellow, Heritage Foundation

Former Member, Quadrennial Defense Review Independent Panel

Dr. Gordon Adams

Distinguished Fellow

The Stimson Center Rushing

Union Elections: Protecting the Interests of Big Labor at the Expense of Workers' Free Choice 10:00 AM | 2175 Rayburn HOB Host: Committee on Education and the Workforce | Full Committee

Witness list to be announced.

PDUFA V: Medical Innovation, Jobs, and Patients 10:00 AM | 2123 Rayburn HOB Host: Committee on Energy and Commerce | Subcommittee on Health Witness List:

Witness List:

Panel One

Dr. Janet Woodcock
Director
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration

Panel Two

Mr. Paul J. Hastings
President and CEO
OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc

Mr. Jonathan Leff
Managing Director
Warburg Pincus LLC

Mr. Marc Boutin
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
National Health Council

Dr. Ellen Sigal
Chairperson and Founder
Friends of Cancer Research

Mr. Allan Coukell
Director of Medical Programs
Pew Health Group
The Pew Charitable Trusts

The Views of the Independent Agencies on Regulatory Reform 10:30 AM | 2322 Rayburn HOB Host: Committee on Energy and Commerce | Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations

Witness List:

The Honorable Robert S. Adler
Commissioner
Consumer Product Safety Commission
 
The Honorable Anne Meagher Northup
Commissioner
Consumer Product Safety Commission
 
The Honorable Robert McDowell
Commissioner
Federal Communications Commission
 
The Honorable Jon Wellinghoff
Chairman
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
 
The Honorable Philip D. Moeller
Commissioner
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
 
The Honorable Jon Leibowitz
Chairman
Federal Trade Commission
 
The Honorable William E. Kovacic
Commissioner
Federal Trade Commission

Friday, July 8

Challenges facing Domestic Oil and Gas Development: Review of Bureau of Land Management/U.S. Forest Service Ban on Horizontal Drilling on Federal Lands 10:00 AM | 1324 Longworth HOB Host: Committee on Natural Resources | Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources and Committee on Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy and Forestry

Witness list to be announced.

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