Capital Rundown - Week of March 4, 2013 - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Capital Rundown - Week of March 4, 2013


It's your look at the new and noteworthy in the week ahead, it's your Capital Rundown for the week of March 4, 2013.

On Monday, former presidential candidate and Texas Congressman Ron Paul will speak at George Washington University on his 30 years on Capitol Hill, his campaigns and what's ahead for U.S. public policy. That is at GW's Lisner Auditorium at 6:30 p.m.

On Tuesday, March 5, the House Committee on Ways and Means will hold hearings looking into effects of the tax provisions in the President's health care reform, and how they affect businesses and individuals. That's at 11 a.m. in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building.

Wednesday, March 6, the U.S. Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee will examine the U.S. Homeland Security Department, which is now in its tenth year. The hearing will focus on the DHS's management. That's at 10 a.m. in Room 342 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

On Thursday, March 7, the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs will look into the operations of U.S. national cemeteries in the wake of mistakes at Arlington National Cemetery, which led to misplaced and missing graves. That's at 10 a.m. in Room 334 of the Cannon House Office Building.

Friday, March 8, the House Committee on Homeland Security will hold hearing on looking into the job the Homeland Security Department is doing in protecting the nation's infrastructure from cyber security attacks. That's at 10:30 a.m. in Room 311 of the Cannon House Office Building.

And that's your Capital Rundown for the week. Find us on Twitter with the hashtag #capitalrundown.

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