New items – October 2009

Aviation Industry

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Impact of Consolidation on the Aviation Industry, with a Focus on the Proposed Merger Between Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines
Y 4.T 68/2:110-129 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Congestion Management in the New York Airspace.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-141 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Runway Safety: An Update.
Y 4.T 68/2:110-174 

Botany

Smithsonian Institution.  Some Latin American Genera of Hypnaceae (Musci).  Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, Number 93  SI 1.29:93 

Cabinet Nominations, Housing and Urban Development

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Nomination of Shaun Donovan
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-34 

Census 2010

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  2010 Census: Assessing the Census Bureau’s Progress.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-172 

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.  Lessons Learned: How the New Administration Can Achieve an Accurate and Cost-Effective 2010 Census.  Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 111-41 

Children and Youth

Administration on Children Youth and Families.  Building Blocks for Father involvement. Blocks 1-5.  Also available in Spanish DVD
HE 25.2:F 26/Block 1-5 or HE 25.2:F 26/v. 1-5/DVD 

Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Studies.  America’s Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2009.  PR 43.8:C 43/C 43/2009

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Youth Violence: Trends, Myths, and Solutions.
Y 4.J 89/1:111-15

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Hearing on Racial Disproportionality in Foster Care
Y 4.W 36:110-94

Climate Change

House Committee on Energy and Commerce.  Climate Change: Competitiveness Concerns and Prospects for Engaging Developing Countries.  Y 4.C 73/8:110-97 

House Committee on Small Business.  Full Committee Hearing on Climate Change Solutions for Small Businesses and Family Farmers.  Y 4.SM 1:111-017 

Consumer Affairs and Safety

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Environmental Risks of and Regulatory Response to Mercury Dental Fillings.   Y 4.G 74/7:110-161 

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Restoring FDA’s Ability to Keep America’s Families Safe.  Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 110-828

Crime and Criminal Justice

Senate Committee on Finance.  Breaking the Methamphetamine Supply Chain: Meeting Challenges at the Border.  Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-844 

Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.  Attorney General Guidelines for FBI Criminal Investigations, National Security Investigations, and the Collection of Foreign Intelligence
Y 4.IN 8/19:S.HRG. 110-846 

House Committee on Science and Technology.  Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: The Role of the National Institute of Standards and Technology.   Y 4.SCI 2:111-8 

Economic Crisis, 2008-2009

Congressional Oversight Panel.  Stress Testing and Shoring Up Capital. (June Oversight report) 
Y 3.2:C 76/3/B 22 

Congressional Oversight Panel.  TARP Repayments, Including the Repurchase of Stock Warrants.
(July Oversight Report)     Y 3.2:C 76/3/T 75/2

Congressional Oversight Panel.  The Credit Crisis and Small Business Lending.   Y 3.2:EC 7/C 86

Congressional Oversight Panel.  Accountability for the Troubled Asset Relief Program.
(The Second Report of the Congressional Oversight Panel).  Y 3.2:EC 7/T 75

Senate Committee on Appropriations.  Helping Families Save Their Homes: Is Treasury’s Strategy Really Working?  Y 4.AP 6/2:S.HRG. 110-832 

Joint Economic Committee.  Faltering Economic Growth and the Need for Economic Stimulus
Y 4.EC 7:S.HRG. 110-856 

House Committee on Financial Services.  Promoting Bank Liquidity and Lending Through Deposit Insurance, Hope for Homeowners, and Other Enhancements.   Y 4.F 49/20:111-1 

House Committee on Financial Services.  An Examination of the Extraordinary Efforts by the Federal Reserve Bank to Provide Liquidy in the Current Financial Crisis.   Y 4.F 49/20:111-3

House Committee on Financial Services.  Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy, Part I
Y 4.F 49/20:111-7

House Committee on Financial Services.  American International Group’s Impact on the Global Economy: Before, During, and After Federal Intervention.  Y 4.F 49/20:111-15 

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  U.S. Foreign Economic Policy in the Global Crisis
Y 4.F 76/1:111-18 

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Circuit City Unplugged: Why Did Chapter 11 Fail to Save 34,000 Jobs?  Y 4.J 89/1:111-6

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Helping Families Save Their Homes in Bankruptcy Act of 2009, and the Emergency Homeownership and Equity Protection Act.    Y 4.J 89/1:110-10

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Economic Stimulus Payments.    Y 4.W 36:110-88

Education and Education Policy

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Strengthening America’s Competitiveness Through Common Academic Standards.  Y 4.ED 8/1:111-17 

Elections and Voting

House Committee on House Administration.  Hearing on the 2008 Election: A Look Back on What Went Right and Wrong.  Y 4.H 81/3:EL 2/42 

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Lessons Learned from the 2004 Presidential Election
Y 4.J 89/1:110-199

Emergency Preparedness

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Protecting Our Schools: Federal Efforts to Strengthen Community Preparedness and Response.  Y 4.H 75:110-37 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Citizen Preparedness: Helping Our Communities Help Themselves.  Y 4.H 75:110-47 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Leveraging the Private Sector to Strengthen Emergency Preparedness and Response.  Y 4.H 75:110-57 

Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works.  The Stafford Act: A Plan for the Nation’s Emergency Preparedness and Response System.     Y 4.P 96/10:S. HRG. 109-1066

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  The Role of Intercity Passenger Rail During National Emergencies.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-97

Energy and Energy Policy

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review Trading in Energy Markets.  Y 4.AG 8/1:110-38 

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review Renewable Fuels Standard Implementation and Agriculture Producer Eligibility.  Y 4.AG 8/1:110-44 

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review Electricity Reliability in Rural America
Y 4.AG 8/1:110-46

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  Energy Innovation
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 110-842 

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.  Net Metering.   Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-44 

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.  Energy Development on Public Lands and the Outer Continental Shelf.  Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-45

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.  Financing for Deployment of Clean Energy
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-51 

House Committee on Natural Resources.  Energy Outlooks, and the Role of Federal Onshore and Offshore Resources in Meeting Future Energy Needs.    Y 4.R 31/3:111-8 

Environment and Environmental Policy

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  The Blue Economy: The Role of the Oceans in Our Nation’s Economic Future.  Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 111-46 

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.  Carbon Capture and Sequestration
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-50

Senate Committee on Finance.  International Aspects of a Carbon Cap and Trade Program
Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-836  

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  The Thirty-Fifth Anniversary of the Clean Water Act: Success and Future Challenges.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-81

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Protecting and Restoring America’s Great Waters, Part II: Chesapeake Bay.    Y 4.T 68/2:110-159 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Emerging Contaminants in U.S. Waters
Y 4.T 68/2:110-171

Financial Services Industry

Department of the Treasury.  Financial Regulatory Reform.  T 1.2:F 49/10 

Department of the Treasury.  The Department of the Treasury Blueprint for a Modernized Financial Regulatory Structure.  T 1.2:ST 8

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.  The Role of Financial Derivatives in the Current Financial Crisis.  Y 4.AG 8/3:S.HRG. 110-838 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Regulation of Hedge Funds
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 109-1068 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  The Madoff Investment Securities Fraud: Regulator and Oversight Concerns and the Need for Reform.   Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-38

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Oversight of the Financial Rescue Program: A New Plan for the TARP.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-52 

House Committee on Financial Services.  Assessing the Madoff Ponzi Scheme and Regulatory Failures.  Y 4.F 49/20:111-2 

House Committee on Financial Services.  TARP Oversight: Is TARP Working for Main Street? 
Y 4.F 49/20:111-9 

House Committee on Financial Services.  Perspectives on Regulation of Systemic Risk in the Financial Services Industry.  Y 4.F 49/20:111-14

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Troubled Asset Relief Program.   Y 4.W 36:111-8

Food Safety

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review the Technologies in the Meat Industry
Y 4.AG 8/1:110-34 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Farm to Fork: Partnerships to Protect the Food You Eat
Y 4.H 75:110-55

Foreign and International Relations

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Guns, Drugs, and Vilolence: The Merida Initiative and the Challenges in Mexico.  Y 4.F 76/1:111-15

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Engaging with Muslim Communities Around the World
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-60

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Pakistani Elections: Will They Be Free and Fair or Fundamentally Flawed (Part II).  Y 4.G 74/7:110-175

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Oversight of U.S. Coalition Support Funds to Pakistan.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-179

Healthcare and Healthcare Reform

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Honoring Final Wishes: How to Respect America’s Choices  at the End of Life.  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 110-841 

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  Deceptive Health Insurance Industry Practices: Are Consumers Getting What They paid For?-part I    Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 111-37/pt. 1 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Tumors and Cell Phone Use: What the Science Says.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-169

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) and Consumer Driven Health Care: Cost Containment of Cost Shift?  Y 4.W 36:110-84

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Health Reform in the 21st Century: Expanding Coverage, Improving Quality and Controlling Costs.    Y 4.W 36:111-5

Homeland Security

United States Coast Guard.  Guide to the Law of Boarding Operations.     HS 7.8/2:2008 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  The Safe Port Act: A Six-Month Review.
Y 4.H 75:110-31 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Ensuring We Have Well-Trained Boots on the Ground at the Border.  Y 4.H 75:110-49

Hunger

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review Short and Long Term Costs of Hunger in America.  Y 4.AG 8/1:110-43 

Insurance Industry

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Insurance Regulation Reform
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 109-1064 

Intellectual Property

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Sinking the Copyright Pirates: Global Protection of Intellectual Property.  Y 4.F 76/1:111-17

Intelligence and Intelligence Activities

Office of the Director of National Intelligence.  Intelligence Community Legal Reference Book
PREX 29.2:L 52/2009 

Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.  Intelligence Reform.    Y 4.IN 8/19:S.HRG. 110-839 

Iran

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  U.S. Strategy Regarding Iran.   Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-39 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Iran: Reality, Options and Consequences, part 2-Negotiating with the Iranians: Missed Opportunities and Paths Forward.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-174 

Iraq

House Committee on Armed Services.  Status of Efforts to Develop Iraqi Security Forces.
Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2008-2009/107 

Katrina Recovery 

Senate Committee on Small Business.  Rebuilding the Gulf Coast: Small Business Recovery in South Louisiana.  Y 4.SM 1/2:S.HRG. 110-774 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Moving Mississippi Forward: Ongoing Progress and Remaining Problems.     Y 4.T 68/2:110-143

Labor

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Encouraging Family-Friendly Workplace Policies
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-5 

House Committee on Education and Labor.  The Economic Impact of the Arts and Music Industry
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-12 

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Greene Jobs and Their Role in Our Economic Recovery
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-13

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Economic Recovery and Job Creation Through Investment in America.  Y 4.W 36:110-101

Military Affairs

National Defense University.  Civilian Surge: Key to Complex Operations.    D 5.402:C 49 

Army Management Staff College.  Perspectives on Leadership.    D 101.2:AR 5/103 

U.S. Army Command and General Staff College.  Gathering at the Golden Gate: Mobilizing for War in the Philippines, 1898.  D 110.2:G 56 

U.S. Army Center of Military History.  Generalship: Historical Perspectives.   D 114.2:G 28/3 

United States Marine Corps. History Division.  Close Air Support and the Battle for Khe Sanh
D 214.14/3:K 52

House Committee on Armed Services.  Army Strategic Initiatives.    Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/92 

House Committee on Armed Services.  Air Force Strategic Initiatives.   Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/97

House Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Communications and Countering Ideological Support for Terrorism.    Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/101

House Committee on Armed Services.  Military Readiness: Implicatins for Our Strategic Posture
Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/114 

House Committee on Armed Services.  The Current Status of U.S. Ground Forces.
Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/144 

House Committee on Armed Services.  Defense Language and Cultural Awareness Transformation: To What End? At What Cost?  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/155 

House Committee on Armed Services.  A New U.S. Grand Strategy. (2 parts)
Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/168/Pts. 1-2

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Oversight of Missile defense (part 3): Questions for the Missile Defense Agency.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-150

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Investigation into the Sale of Sensitive, In-Demad Military Equipment and Supplies on the Internet.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-178

Congressional Budget Office.  Options for Combining the Navy’s and the Coast Guards Small Combatant Programs.  Y 10.2:C 73/8

National Security

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  Cybersecurity: Assessing Our Vulnerabilities and Developing an Effective Response.   Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 111-43 

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.  Cyber Security.   Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-29 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  National Security and Latin America: Challenges and Opportunities on Energy Cooperation.    Y 4.G 74/7:110-177 

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Afairs. Keeping the Nation Safe Through the Presidential Transition.  Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 110-852 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Cyber Insecurity: Hackers are Penetrating Federal Systems and Critical Infrastructure.  Y 4.H 75:110-26 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Addressing the Nation’s Cybersecurity Challenges: Reducing Vulnerabilities Requires Strategic Investment and Immediate Action.  Y 4.H 75:110-30 

Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.  Current and Projected National Security Threats to the United States.  Y 4.IN 8/19:S.HRG. 110-835

House Committee on the Judiciary.  State Secret Protection Act of 2009.    Y 4.J 89/1:111-14

Poverty

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Establishing a Modern Poverty Measure.  Y 4.W 36:110-92 

Small Business

House Committee on Small Business.  Full Committee Hearing on Heroes of Small Business
Y 4.SM 1:111-024 

Sports

House Committee on Energy and Commerce.  Competition in the Sports Programming Marketplace
Y 4.C 73/8:110-98 

Transportation

House Committee on Homeland Security.  The Rail and Mass Transit Security: Industry and Labor Perspectives.  Y 4.H 75:110-5 

House Committee on Science and Technology.  Examining Federal Vehicle Technology Research and Development Programs.  Y 4.SCI 2:111-13

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  The National Surface Transportation Policy and Revenue Study Commission Report: “Transportation for Tomorrow”  Y 4.T 68/2:110-91

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Reviewing the National Surface Transportation Policy and Revenue Study Commission Report: “Transportation for Tomorrow” 
Y 4.T 68/2:110-98 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Investment in the Rail Industry
Y 4.T 68/2:110-104 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Transportation Challenges of Metropolitan Areas. Y 4.T 68/2:110-110

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Maintaining Our Nation’s Highway and Transit Infrastructure.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-133 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Connecting Communities: The Role of the Surface Transportation Network in Moving People and Freight.     Y 4.T 68/2:110-145

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Truck Weights and Lengths: Assessing the Impact of Existing Laws and Regulations.    Y 4.T 68/2:110-151

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Improvinig Roadway Safety: Assessing the Effectiveness of the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration’s Highway Traffic Safety Programs.     Y 4.T 68/2:110-153

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Transportation Planning.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-170

Veterans’ Affairs

Department of Veterans Affairs.  Federal Benefits for Veterans. 2009 edition. VA 1.19:80-09-01 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urbam Affairs.  Meeting the Housing Needs of Veterans
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 109-1069

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  One Year After Walter Reed: An Independent Assessment of the Care, Support, and Disability Evaluation for Wounded Soldiers.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-176

Weather

National Weather Service.  Advanced Spotters’ Field Guide.    C 55.108:SP 6/2009 

World War II

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Treatment of Latin Americans of Japanese Descent, European Americans, and Jewish Refugees During World War II.  Y 4.J 89/1:111-13

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