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Oversight Hearing on "Examining the Spending, Priorities and the Missions of the Bureau of Reclamation and the U.S. Geological Survey's Water Resources program"
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 10:00 AM
Subcommittee on Water and Power
1324 Longworth House Office Building


SUBCOMMITTEE ON WATER AND POWER
1324 Longworth House Office Building
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
10:00 a.m.

OVERSIGHT HEARING ON:

  • "Examining the Spending, Priorities and the Missions of the Bureau of Reclamation and the U.S. Geological Survey's Water Resources program"

OPENING STATEMENT:

The Honorable Tom McClintock
Chairman

WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY:

Panel I

The Honorable Mike L. Connor
Commissioner
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
U.S. Department of the Interior

William Werkheiser
Associate Director for Water
U.S. Geological Survey
U.S. Department of the Interior

BACKGROUND:

The hearing will focus on job creation, agency priorities, appropriate use of taxpayer and ratepayer spending, and the past and future missions of these agencies in the context of agency spending.

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