Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service and the Census holds a hearing on reducing federal travel and conference costs. Rep. Rush D. Holt, D-N.J., testifies. 1:30 p.m., 2247 Rayburn
Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel holds a hearing on the effects of budget constraints on military strength. 2 p.m., 2118 Rayburn
Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations holds a hearing on federal property management. 2 p.m., 2154 Rayburn
Ways and Means Subcommittee on Human Resources holds a hearing on increasing adoptions from foster care. 2 p.m., 1100 Longworth
Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security holds a hearing on the benefits of the E-Verify program. 2:30 p.m., 2141 Rayburn
Armed Services Subcommittee on Intelligence, Emerging Threats and Capabilities holds a hearing on the role of intelligence in the Department of Defense. 3:30 p.m., 2212 Rayburn
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.