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U.S. POLICY AND STRATEGY IN EUROPE
Committee on Armed Services: Committee concluded a hearing to examine
United States policy and strategy in Europe, after receiving testimony
from General Philip M. Breedlove, USAF (Ret.), Georgia Institute of
Technology Sam Nunn School of International Affairs; William J. Burns,
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; and Alexander R. Vershbow,
Atlantic Council Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security.
SCAMS USED TO DEFRAUD AMERICANS
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Subcommittee on
Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security
concluded a hearing to examine fighting back against scams used to
defraud Americans, after receiving testimony from Maureen K. Ohlhausen,
Acting Chairman, and Terrell McSweeney, Commissioner, both of the
Federal Trade Commission; Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Columbus;
Frank Abagnale, Abagnale and Associates, Washington, D.C.; and Michael
Schwanke, Wichita, Kansas.
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: Committee concluded a
hearing to examine opportunities to improve and expand infrastructure
important to Federal lands, recreation, water, and resources, after
receiving testimony from Marcia Argust, The Pew Charitable Trusts,
Washington, D.C.; Bob Bonar, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort, Snowbird,
Utah; Jill Simmons, Washington Trails Association, Seattle; David B.
Spears, Association of American State Geologists, Charlottesville,
Virginia; Chris Treese, Colorado River Water Conservation District,
Glenwood Springs; and Bradley Worsley, Novo Power, LLC, Snowflake,
FDA USER FEE AGREEMENTS
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions: Committee
concluded a hearing to examine Food and Drug Administration user fee
agreements, focusing on improving medical product innovation for
patients, after receiving testimony from Janet Woodcock, Director,
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Peter Marks, Director, Center
for Biologics Evaluation and Research, and Jeffrey Shuren, Director,
Center for Devices and Radiological Health, all of the Food and Drug
Administration, Department of Health and Human Services.
Committee on the Judiciary: Committee continued hearings to examine the
nomination of Neil M. Gorsuch, of Colorado, to be an Associate Justice
of the Supreme Court of the United States, the nominee testified and
answered questions in his own behalf.
Hearings recessed subject to the call and will meet again on
Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
Select Committee on Intelligence: Committee held closed hearings on
intelligence matters, receiving testimony from officials of the
Committee recessed subject to the call.
RAISING GRANDCHILDREN IN THE OPIOID CRISIS
Special Committee on Aging: Committee concluded a hearing to examine
raising grandchildren in the opioid crisis and beyond, after receiving
testimony from Jaia Peterson Lent, Generations United, Washington,
D.C.; Megan L. Dolbin-MacNab, Virginia Tech Center for Gerontology,
Blacksburg; Bette Hoxie, Adoptive and Foster Families of Maine and the
Kinship Program, Orono; and Sharon McDaniel, A Second Chance, Inc.,
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