Rules meets to consider rules for floor debate for a bill to eliminate the 2013 statutory pay adjustment for federal employees (HR 273). 3 p.m., H-313 Capitol
Armed Services holds a hearing on the effects of sequestration on the Department of Defense. Deputy Secretary Ashton B. Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey testify. 10 a.m., 2118 Rayburn
Budget holds a hearing on the budget and economic outlook prepared by the Congressional Budget Office. CBO Director Douglas W. Elmendorf testifies. 10 a.m., 210 Cannon
Homeland Security holds a hearing on homeland threats. 10 a.m., 311 Cannon
Financial Services holds a hearing on the financial situation at the Federal Housing Administration. 10 a.m., 2128 Rayburn
Veterans’ Affairs holds a hearing on overcoming barriers to mental health care for veterans. 10 a.m., 334 Cannon
Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions holds a hearing on the future of the National Labor Relations Board after the Supreme Court’s Noel Canning decision. 10 a.m., 2175 Rayburn
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations holds a hearing on the current influenza season. 10 a.m., 2123 Rayburn
Science, Space and Technology Subcommittee on Energy holds a hearing on the outlook for American energy. 10 a.m., 2318 Rayburn
Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on National Security holds a hearing on U.S. assistance in Afghanistan. 10 a.m., 2154 Rayburn
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology holds a hearing on satellite broadcast issues. 10:30 a.m., 2322 Rayburn
Transportation and Infrastructure holds a hearing on the federal role in infrastructure. 11 a.m., 2167 Rayburn
Small Business holds a hearing on the state of the small-business economy. 1 p.m., 2360 Rayburn
From left, Rep. Christopher H. Smith, R-N.J., David Goldman, the father of a child who was abducted to Brazil by the mother, and Arvind Chawdra, a father whose two children were abducted to India by their mother, attend a news conference in the Rayburn House Office Building on international child abduction.
Each year since 1990, CQ Roll Call has reviewed the financial disclosures of all 541 senators, representatives and delegates to determine the 50 richest members of Congress. This year's report, derived from forms covering the calendar year 2012, shows it took a net worth of $6.67 million to crack the exclusive club.