E&C: The Week in Pictures

April 4, 2014

GM CEO Testifies, Committee Approves Bipartisan Public Health Bills, Cabinet Officials Gina McCarthy and Ernest Moniz Testify on FY 2015 Budgets, and Subcommittees Hear From Stakeholders Related to Internet Freedom, Mental Health, and Public Health.

GM CEO Mary Barra is sworn in before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations on Tuesday.

Dr. Janet Woodcock, Director of the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration testifies Tuesday about proposed changes to generic drug labeling.

Reporters, still photographers, and cameras follow GM CEO Mary Barra as she finishes a press conference after testifying before the committee on Tuesday.

Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Chairman Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR) holds a Wednesday hearing that examines the recent administration proposal to explore ways to remove the United States from its oversight role of the Domain Name System.

On Wednesday, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy testifies before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power and the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy on the fiscal year 2015 EPA budget.

On Thursday, Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz discusses a wide variety of issues before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power--including Rep. Cory Gardner's bill, H.R. 6, to expedite Liquefied Natural Gas exports.

Subcommittee on Health Chairman Rep. Joe Pitts (R-PA) delivers an opening statement Thursday about the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2013, which was authored by Oversight and Investigations Chairman Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA).

To finish the week, on Thursday the full committee approves four bipartisan bills that would help newborns, trauma patients, and veterinarians.