Standing Committee's Legislative Authority

Senate session APR 14, 2010 - Senator Chris Dodd's statement of Financial Regulations Bill. The U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs is a Senate standing committee. Senator Dodd is a chairman. This video shows the legislative authority of standing committee. (C-SPAN video library, 04/15/2010)

Senate Judiciary Committee's Oversight

Dismissal of U.S. Attorneys, JUL 24,2007 - Senate Judiciary Committee with Alberto Gonzales. Senator Chuck Grassley questions Gonzales. Attorney General Gonzales testified about his administration of the Justice Department at an oversight hearing on the Department of Justice. During the hearing he faced pointed questioning on his prior statements to the committee and in public. (C-SPAN Video Library, 04/12/2010)

Financial Service Committee's Enforcement of Legislation

As a House standing committee, Financial Services Chairman Barney Frank opens debate on the legislation about Darfur Divestment (C-SPAN Video Library, 04/12/2010) .