Capitol Hill Events – Week of June 20, 2016

Capitol Hill Events – Week of June 20, 2016

June 17, 2016  | Jeff Davis

Wednesday, June 22 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Aviation – subcommittee hearing on the FAA’s oversight of commercial space transportation – 10:00 a.m., 2167 Rayburn.

Wednesday, June 22 – House Homeland Security – Subcommittee on Transportation Security – subcommittee hearing on the security risks of resuming commercial air service to Cuba (part 2)- 2:00 p.m., 311 Cannon.

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