The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Homeland Security will coordinate relief efforts and provide equipment to manage the 400-square-mile blaze.
The speaker promises a short-term CR that would kick big spending decisions to the lame-duck.
Committee will vote on new bill Thursday.
Agency chief touts her staff's work after a Republican accused her of kowtowing to a green group.
Chamber passed legislation on Tuesday honoring screener killed in the line of duty last year at LAX.
Ideas laid out Wednesday morning clash with what the Senate and White House are looking for.
Five key positions are unfilled, Moniz says.
Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee approves Robert McDonald's nomination to lead the scandal-plagued department.
Republicans are on a mixed-messaging binge over how best to describe the buildup at the border.
Senate Democrats propose to cut $1 billion from the president's request; House Republicans are expected to unveil an even deeper cut.
The facts were mostly found in the hotel lobby.