On September 22, the Joint Deficit Reduction Committee will hold a hearing on tax reform and examine options to reform the tax code and increase revenue.

On September 21, the Joint Economic Committee will hold a hearing on trade policy and the movement of jobs overseas, with a focus on domestic manufacturing.

On September 20 and 21, the House Energy and Commerce Committee will mark-up the EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 (H.R. 2250) requiring the administrator of the EPA to issue achievable standards for industrial and commercial heating equipment, the Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 (H.R. 2681), and the Pipeline Infrastructure and Community Protection Act of 2011 (H.R. 2937).

On September 22, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations will hold a hearing on the EPA's regulatory process and analysis.

On September 22, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will hold a hearing on President Obama's green energy programs and plans.  

On September 22, The Ways and Means Select Revenue Measures and Oversight subcommittees will hold a joint hearing to consider the question of the role of the tax code in crafting energy policy and the drafting of provisions that support.