• On April 16, the House Agricultural Appropriations Subcommittee will hold a hearing on the President’s fiscal 2014 budget request for the Department of Agriculture.
  • On the same day, the House Science Committee’s Oversight and Energy subcommittees will hold a hearing on wind energy incentives.
  • On the same day, the House Natural Resources Committee’s Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee will hold a hearing on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline project.
  • The House Energy and Commerce Energy and Power Subcommittee will markup H.R. 3, the Northern Route Approval Act, on April 16. The full committee is expected to markup the bill the next day.
  • On April 17, the Senate Homeland Security Committee will hold a hearing on the nomination of Sylvia Matthews Burwell to head the Office of Management and Budget, with a vote at 10am.
  • On the same day, the Office of Science and Technology Policy Director John Holden will testify before the House Science, Space and Technology Committee about the president’s fiscal 2014 budget request for science agencies.
  • On April 18, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee will hold a hearing to consider the president’s proposed Fiscal Year 2014 budget for the Department of Energy with testimony from Daniel Poneman, Deputy Secretary and Chief Operating Officer.
  • On the same day, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee will hold a vote on Ernest Moniz’s nomination to be Energy secretary.