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Both chambers are back in Washington and there are several hearings worth tuning in to this week. In the Senate, Shaun Donovan has two confirmation hearings for his Cabinet musical chairs move from Housing and Urban Development Secretary to Office of Management and Budget director. But the most watched hearing of the week will likely be Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s appearance in the House to testify on the controversial prisoner exchange of five Taliban detainees for U.S Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.


Tuesday June 10

Who: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau director Richard Cordray Where: Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Why: Agency’s semi-annual report to Congress

Wednesday June 11

Who: Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson Where: Senate Judiciary Committee Why: Department oversight

Who: Nominated-Office of Management and Budget Director Shaun Donovan Where: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee & Senate Budget Committee Why: Confirmation hearings

Who: Missile Defense Agency Director Vice Adm. James D. Syring Where: Senate Appropriations subcommittee on defense Why: 2015 appropriations


Wednesday June 11

Who: Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James B. Comey Where: House Judiciary Committee Why: FBI oversight

Who: Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Defense General Counsel Stephen Preston Where: House Armed Services Committee Why: Bergdahl prisoner swap deal

Who: Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta Where: House Small Business Committee Why: NextGen