What’s New – February 2011

Afghanistan

United States Marine Corps. 
Afghanistan: Alone & Unafraid.
D 214.2:AF 3

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. 
Afghanistan: Governance and the Civilian Strategy
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-709

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. 
Troops, Diplomats, and Aid: Assessing Strategic Resources for Afghanistan
Y 4.G 74/7:111-81

Animal Cruelty

House Committee on the Judiciary. 
United States v. Stevens: The Supreme Court’s Decision Invalidating the Crush Video Statute.
Y 4.J 89/1:111-129

Arms Control

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. 
The New Start Treaty (Treaty Doc. 111-5) 
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-738

Athletics

House Committee on Education and Labor. 
The Impact of Concussions on High School Athletes
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-64

House Committee on Education and Labor. 
H.R. 6172, Protecting Student Athletes from Concussions.  
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-75

Automotive Industry

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Innovation, Jobs, and Energy Independence: Reinvigorating the Domestic Auto Industry
Y 4.2:EN 2/J 57

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. 
GM and Chrysler Dealership Closures: Protecting Dealers and Consumers
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 111-444

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. 
Electric Vehicles
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-712

Aviation Industry

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Airline Financial Stability
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 109-1093

House Committe eon Science and Technology. 
Mitigating the Impact of Volcanic Ash Clouds on Aviation: What Do We Need to Know? 
Y 4.SCI 2:111-93/Corr.

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. 
The Proposed United-Continental Merger: Potential Effects for Consumers and Industry
Y 4.T 68/2:111-120

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. 
Airline Fees
Y 4.T 68/2:111-127

Census (2010)

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. 
The 2010 Census: Enumeration People Living in Group Quarters.
Y 4.G 74/7:111-82

Children and Youth

House Committee on Education and Labor. 
H.R. 5504, Improving Nutrition for America’s Children Act
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-71

China

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. 
2010 Report to Congress
Y 3.2:C 44/C 76/2010

House Committee on Armed Services. 
China: Recent Security Developments
Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2009-2010/114

Congressional-Executive Commission on China. 
Prospects for Democracy in Hong Kong: Assessing China’s International Commitments
Y 4.C 44:D 39/2

House Committee on the Judiciary. 
Impact of China’s Antitrust Law and Other Competition Policies on U.S. Companies.
Y 4.J 89/1:111-117

Climate Change

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
After Bali: The U.N. Conference and Its Impact on International Climate Change Policy
Y 4.2:EN 2/C 61/5

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming.
Negawatts: The Role of Efficiency Policies in Climate Legislation
Y 4.2:EN 2/C 61/6

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
The Economics of Global Warming: Shaping How U.S. Companies are Doing Business
Y 4.2:EN 2/G 21/6

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
The Role of Agriculture and Forestry in Global Warming Legislation
Y 4.AG 8/3:S.HRG. 111-521

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. 
Review of the United States’ Climate Policy, The $5 Billion Budget Request for Climate-Related Science and Technology in Fiscal Year 2006
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 109-1094

Congressional Budget Office. 
Managing Allowance Prices in a Cap-and-Trade Program
Y 10.2:C 17/12

Crime and Criminal Justice

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Identity Theft
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 109-1089.

House Committee on the Judiciary. 
Rape Kit Backlogs: Failing the Test of Providing Justice to Sexual Assault Survivors.
Y 4.J 89/1:111-115

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. 
Effective Community Efforts to Counter Drug-Related Crime in Rural America.
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-642

Economic Crisis and Recovery

Congressional Oversight Panel. 
Examining Treasury’s Use of Financial Crisis Contracting Authority.  (October Oversight Report) 
Y 3.2:C 76/3/F 49/4

Congressional Oversight Panel. 
Hearing with Secretary Timothy Geithner
Y 3.2:C 76/3/G 27/4

House Committee on the Budget. 
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, An Update
Y 4.B 85/3:111-29

House Committee on Financial Services. 
Initiatives to Promote Small Business Lending, Jobs, and Economic Growth.
Y 4.F 49/20:111-137

House Committee on the Judiciary. 
Protecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankrupticies Act of 2010.
Y 4.J 89/1:111-123

House Committee on Ways and Means. 
Hearing on Economic Challenges Facing Middle Class Families
Y 4.W 36:110-4

Education

House Committee on Education and Labor. 
Research and Best Practices on Successful School Turnaround
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-63

House Committee on Education and labor. 
The Department of Education Inspector General’s Review of Standards for Program Length in Higher Education
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-67

Elections (U.S.)

House Committee on House Administration. 
Markup of H.R. 6116. “The Fair Elections Now Act,” To Reform the Financing of House Elections.
Y 4.H 81/3:EL 2/47

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. 
“We the People”? Corporate Spending in American Elections after Citizens United.
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-621

Energy

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Business Opportunities in a Low-Carbon Energy Economy
Y 4.2:EN 2/B 96

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Drilling for Answers: Oil Company Profits, Runaway Prices and the Pursuit of Alternatives
Y 4.2:EN 2/D 83

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Oversight of the Bush Administration’s Energy Policy
Y 4.2:EN 2/EN 2

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Investing in the Future: R&D Needs to Meet America’s Energy and Climate Challenges
Y 4.2:EN 2/EN 2/2

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Renewing America’s Future: Energy Visions of Tomorrow, Today
Y 4.2:EN 2/EN 2/3

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
What’s Cooking with Gas: The Role of Natural Gas in Energy Independence and Global Warming Solutions.
Y 4.2:EN 2/G 21/4

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Green Capital: Seeding Innovation and the Future Economy
Y 4.2:EN 2/G 82/2

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Building Green, Saving Green: Constructing Sustainable and Energy-Efficient Buildings
Y 4.2:EN 2/G 82/3

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Nuclear Power in a Warming World: Solution or Illusion? 
Y 4.2:EN 2/N88

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
The Future of Oil
Y 4.2:EN 2/OI 5/2

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Immediate Relief from High Oil Prices: Deploying the Strategic Petroleum Reserves
Y 4.2:EN 2/OI 5/3

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Pumping Up Prices: The Strategic Petroleum Reserve and Record Gas Prices
Y 4.2:EN 2/P 93

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
Blowing in the Wind: Renewable Energy as the Answer to an Economy Adrift
Y 4.2:EN 2/W 72

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  Improving Energy
Efficiency Through Technology and Communications
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 111-668

House Committee on Science and Technology. 
Smart Grid Architecture and Standards: Assessing Coordination and Progress.
Y 4.SCI 2:111-104

Entertainment Industry

House Committee on the Judiciary. 
Competition in the Media and Entertainment Distribution Market
Y 4.J 89/1:111-121

Environment

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
The Future of Coal Under Carbon Cap and Trade.
Y 4.2:EN 2/C 17/3

House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. 
On Thin Ice: The Future of the Polar Bear.
Y 4.2:EN 2/IC 2

Senate Special Committee on Aging. 
Drug Waste and Disposal: When Prescriptions Become Poison
Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 111-711

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Ballast Water Invasive Species Management and Threats to Coral Reefs
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 109-1092

House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
H.R. 6258, The Carbon Capture and Storage Early Deployment Act.
Y 4.C 73/8:110-134

Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works. 
Emerging Technologies and Practices for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Y 4.P 96/10:S.HRG. 110-1084

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. 
The One Year Anniversary on the Tenessee Valley Authority’s Kingston Ash Slide: Evaluating Current Cleanup Progress and Assessing Future Environmental Goals
Y 4.T 68/2:111-81

Financial Services Industry

Congressional Oversight Panel. 
Examining the Consequences of Mortgage Irregularities for Financial Stability and Foreclosure Mitigation
Y 3.2:C 76/3/F 76/6

House Committee on Financial Services. 
Oversight of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission: Evaluating Present Reforms and Future Challenges
Y 4.F 49/20:111-144

House Committee on Financial Services. 
Alternatives for Promoting Liquidity in the Commercial Real Estate Markets, Supporting Small Businesses, and Increasing Job Growth.
Y 4.F 49/20:111-150

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. 
Wall Street and the Financial Crisis: The Role of High Risk Home Loans
Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 111-671

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. 
Wall Street and the Financial Crisis: The Role of Credit Rating Agencies
Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 111-673

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. 
Could Bankruptcy Reform Help Preserve Small Business Jobs? 
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-600

Foreign and International Relations

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Regional Overview of East Asia and the Pacific
Y 4.F 76/1:111-115

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. 
U.S.-Japan Relations: Enduring Ties, Recent Developments
Y 4.F 76/1::111-116

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. 
Legacies of War: Unexploded Ordnance in Laos
Y 4.F 76/1:111-117

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. 
Thailand: The Path Toward Reconciliation
Y 4.F 76/1:111-118

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.
Assessing the Strength of Hezbollah
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-700

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. 
Challenges to Water and Security in Southeast Asia
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-710

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe.
Examining the Prospects for Democratic Change in Belarus
Y 4.SE 2:B 41/2

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. 
Human Rights Defenders in Russia
Y 4.SE 2:H 88/26

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. 
Post Analysis of the Russia Duma Elections
Y 4.SE 2:R 92/10

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. 
Russia: In Transition or Intransigent? 
Y 4.SE 2:R 92/11

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. 
The 2007 Turkish Elections
Y 4.SE 2:T 84/4

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. 
The Ukranian Elections: Implications for Ukraine’s Future Direction.
Y 4.SE 2:UK 7/4

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. 
Uzbekistan: 2 Years After Andijon
Y 4.SE 2:UZ 1/4

Gulf Oil Spill-2010

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. 
Deepwater Horizon Liability
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-679/pt. 3-4

House Committee on Natural Resources. 
The Deepwater Horizon Incident: Are the Minerals Management Service Regulations Doing the Job? 
Y 4.R 31/3:111-58

Healthcare

Senate Select Committee on Aging. 
The War on Drugs Meets the War on Pain: Nursing Home Patients Caught in the Crossfire.
Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 111-611

Senate Select Committee on Aging. 
Dietary Supplements: What Seniors Need to Know
Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 111-651

House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
Covering Uninsured Kids: Missed Opportunities for Moving Forward.
Y 4.C 73/8:110-85

House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
Discussion Draft of Health Information Technology and Privacy Legislation.
Y 4.C 73/8:110-122

House Committee on Education and Labor. 
Improving Children’s Health: Strengthening Federal Child Nutrition Programs.
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-47

Senate Committee on Finance. 
Covering the Uninsured: Making Health Insurance Markets Work
Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-1086

Senate Committee on Finance. 
Health Care Reform: An Economic Perspective
Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-1087

Senate Committee on Finance. 
Scoring Health Care Reform: CBO’s Budget Options
Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 111-722

House Committee on the Judiciary. 
Enforcement of the Criminal Laws Against Medicaid Fraud
Y 4.J 89/1:111-113

House Committee on the Judiciary.
Health Insurance Industry Enforcement Act of 2009
Y 4.J 89/1:111-120

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Primary Health Care Access Reform: Community Health Centers and the National Health Service Corps
Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 111-656

Horseracing

House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
Breeding, Drugs, and Breakdowns: The State of the Thoroughbred Horesracing and the Welfare of the Thoroughbred Racehorse.  
Y 4.C 73/8:110-129

Human Rights

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. 
Reviewing America’s Commitment to the Refugee Convention: The Refugee Protection Act of 2010
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-599

Comission for Security and Cooperation in Europe. 
Is It Torture Yet? 
Y 4.SE 2:T 63/2

Internet and Cybersecurity

Senate Committee on Appropriations. 
Oversight of the Department of Commerce’s Broadband Technology Opportunities Program
Y 4.AP 6/2:S.HRG. 111-698

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Identity Theft and Data Broker Services
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 109-1087

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  Spyware
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 109-1090

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  Cybersecurity: Next Steps to Protect Our Critical Infrastructure.
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 111-667

House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
What Your Broadband Provider Knows about Your Web Use: Deep Packet Inspection and Communications Laws and Policies.
Y 4.C 73/8:110-137

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. 
Video Laptop Surveillance: Does Title III Need to Be Updated? 
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-601

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. 
Cybersecurity: Preventing Terrorist Attacks and Protecting Privacy in Cyberspace.
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-664

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. 
Global Internet Freedom and the Rule of Law, Part II
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-684

House Committee on Science and Technology
Planning for the Future of Cyber Attack Attribution

Y 4.SCI 2:111-105

Literacy

House Committee on Education and Labor. 
Improving the Literary Skills of Children and Young Adults
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-41

Military Affairs

National Defense University. 
Partnership for the Americas: Western Hemisphere Strategy and U.S. Southern Command.
D 5.417/2:P 25

US Army Combined Arms Center. 
Wanat: Combat Action in Afghanistan, 2008
D 110.2:AF 3/2

Center of Military History. 
Surging South of Baghdad: The 3D Infantry Division and Task Force Marne in Iraq, 2007-2008
D 114.2:B 14

Naval History & Heritage Command. 
The Battle Behind the Bars: Navy and Marine POWs in the Vietnam War
D 221.2:V 67/2

House Committee on Armed Services. 
The Status of United States Strategic Forces
Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2009-2010/136

House Committee on Armed Services. 
Force Protection Equipment Programs for Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2009-2010/140

House Committee on Armed Services. 
Review of Army Investigation of Arlington National Cemetery.
Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2009-2010/169

Natural Resources

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. 
Invasive Species
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-704

House Committee on Science and Technology. 
Rare Earth Minerals and 21st Century Industry
Y 4.SCI 2:111-86

Nursing

National Park Service. 
The Life of Clara Barton: A Chronology, 1821-1912
I 29.2:C 54/3

Rural America

House Committee on Natural Resources. 
Locally Grown: Creating Rural Jobs with America’s Public Lands.
Y 4.R 31/3:111-62

Science

National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 
Tour of the Electromagnetic Spectrum
NAS 1.83:NP-2010-07-664-HQ

Secret Service

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. 
The Federal Protective Service: Time for Reform.
Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 111-686

Social Security

Congressional Budget Office. 
CBO’s 2010 Long-Term Projections for Social Security: Additional Information
Y 10.2:SO 1/10

Space Exploration

National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 
NASA’s Contribution to Aeronautics. 2 volume boxed set.
NAS 1.21:2010-570

House Committee on Science and Technology. 
Proposed Changes to NASA’s Exploration Program: What’s Known, What’s Not, and What Are the Issues for Congress?
Y 4.SCI 2:111-91

Terrorism

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. 
Yemen: Confronting Al-Qaeda, Preventing State Failure
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-719

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. 
Violent Islamist Extremism-2009.
Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 111-678

House Committee on the Judiciary. 
Sharing and Analyzing Information to Prevent Terrorism
Y 4.J 89/1:111-116

Transportation

National Archives and Records Administration. 
Records Relating to Railroads in the Cartographic Section of the National Archives.
AE 1.124:116

Congresssional Budget Office. 
Public Spending on Transportation and Water Infrastructure
Y 10.2:T 68/2010

United States Senate – Filibuster

Senate Committee on Rules and Administration. 
Examining the Filibuster
Y 4.R 86/2:S.HRG. 111-706

Veterans’ Affairs

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. 
Status of Veterans Employment
Y 4.V 64/3:111-71

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