June 22nd, 2010
09:15 AM ET

Live video events for Tuesday

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9:30 a.m. – Military suicides hearing/Capitol Hill – Half a year after a stand down on bases to deal with suicides, has anything gotten better? Armed Services Cmte. holds a hearing on efforts to prevent military suicides and the challenges in detection and care of the “invisible wounds of war.”

9:30 a.m. – Iran policy hearing on Capitol Hill – Senate Foreign Relations Committee holds hearing to address “Iran Policy in the Aftermath of United Nations Sanctions.”

10:00 a.m. – TARP Hearing/Geithner testimony –  The panel established to oversee the troubled Asset Relief Program holds a hearing. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is expected to testify.

11:45 a.m. – Obama health insurance remarks White House –  The President meets with CEO’s from health insurance companies on Tuesday as the administration prepares to tighten rules over pre-existing conditions and lifetime/annual caps. After the meeting, Obama makes remarks detailing the steps he plans to take to prevent insurance companies from increasing costs in premiums.

12:00 p.m. –  Wall Street Reform Act conference – Senate-House conference: markup of the Wall Street Reform Act.

12:30 p.m. – White House briefing – White House hosts media briefing

1:00 p.m. – State Department briefing – State Department hosts media briefing in Washington.

2:30 p.m. – Hearing: Is U.S. indirectly paying insurgents? – Contractors on a $2.1 billion job trucking U.S. supplies into Afghanistan are paying millions of dollars in protection money to warlords controlling their routes, according to a congressional report. The Army’s Criminal Investigation Command has an open investigation into whether payments are going to insurgents. Hearing on Capitol Hill.

6:00 p.m. – Obama LGBT month remarks- President Obama welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights activists to the White House.

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