7 days ago
The Senate Finance Committee has approved Michael Froman, a law school classmate of President Barack Obama and a senior White House economic adviser, to be the next U.S. Trade Representative.
15 days ago
"We are going to get some good work out of this, some improvements that will help the city," said Councilman John Hoffmann, committee chairman, at the close of the final meeting May 23.
22 days ago
He said the committee will "go where the evidence takes us" and judge if there was a problem.
33 days ago
The committee is expected to take a final vote May 28 and send the proposal to the DART board of directors for approval.
43 days ago
"Hoffmann said the good part of bond committee meeting process is that input starts with the citizens, goes to the committee and then to council before it heads to the ballot box.
98 days ago
Committee members will have one vote to make a recommendation and once a majority vote is achieved, the committee chairman will submit the recommendation to the IndyCar CEO for review.
106 days ago
Andy Gabel has stepped down from International Skating Union and U.S. Speedskating committees after being accused of a sexual relationship with an underage skater in the 1990s.
118 days ago
Issa asks for a series of documents related to Castillo and Signet from the IRS to be delivered to the committee by March 6 so it can continue its investigation.
119 days ago
Committee chairwoman Sen. Jane Nelson introduced the bill which she says will empower the Office of the Inspector General to investigate fraud in the health care program for the poor and disabled.
127 days ago
Later, the House Public Education Committee will hear from its own invited witnesses for updates on school accountability and student assessment as it relates to state standardized testing.
132 days ago
The committee says Schock is being investigated over allegations he solicited contributions of more than $5,000 per donor for a super political action committee.
138 days ago
Giovanni Capriglione, R-Southlake, won a seat on the Government Efficiency and Reform Committee, which he said will enable him to pursue a priority issue of improving transparency in government.
138 days ago
Straus filled 38 standing committees and three select committees on Thursday, maintaining the tradition of appointing both Republicans and Democrats to leadership positions.
140 days ago
Of the 12 regional bank presidents, the head of the New York Federal Reserve bank always has a vote on the interest-rate setting Federal Open Market Committee.
141 days ago
The committee will meet on the second and fourth Tuesdays with the first meeting scheduled at 7 p.m. Feb. 12 at Keller Town Hall.