National Security-Related Congressional Hearings, February 23–27

Below is a calendar of Congressional hearings on national security matters for this week.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

10:00am – Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs – Improving the Efficiency, Effectiveness, and Independence of Inspectors General (here)

10:00am – Senate Judiciary – Human Trafficking in the United States: Protecting the Victims (here)

2:00pm – Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation – Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness – U.S. Human Exploration Goals and Commercial Space Competitiveness (here)

2:30pm – Senate Foreign Relations – Review of Resources, Priorities and Programs in the FY 2016 State Department Budget Request (here)

2:30pm – Senate Intelligence – Briefing: Intelligence Matters – closed meeting (here)

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 

9:30am – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies – Budget Hearing: Quality of Life in the Military (here)

10:00am – House Armed Services – How is DOD Responding to Emerging Security Challenges in Europe? (here)

10:00am – House Oversight and Government Reform – Subcommittees on National Security & Health Care, Benefits & Administrative Rules – A Review of the Department of Homeland Security’s Policies and Procedures for the Apprehension, Detention, and Release of Non-Citizens Unlawfully Present in the United States (here)

10:00am – House Veterans’ Affairs and Senate Veterans’ Affairs – Legislative Presentation of The American Legion (here)

10:00am – Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation – Preserving the Multi-stakeholder Model of Internet Governance (here)

10:30am – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies – Oversight Hearing: Department of Justice, Department of Commerce, and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (here)

11:30am – House Homeland Security – Examining the President’s Cybersecurity Information Sharing Proposal (here)

2:00pm – House Appropriations – State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs – Budget Hearing: Department of State (here)

2:00pm – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces – Department of the Navy Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Request for Seapower and Projection Forces (here)

2:30pm – Senate Armed Services – Subcommittee on Strategic Forces – Ballistic Missile Defense Programs in Review of the Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2016 and the Future Years Defense Program (here)

3:30pm – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities – Information Technology Investments and Programs: Supporting Current Operations and Planning for the Future Threat Environment (here)

Thursday, February 26, 2015

9:30am – Senate Veterans’ Affairs – Fiscal Year 2016 Budget for Veterans’ Programs and Fiscal Year 2017 Advance Appropriations Request (here)

10:00am – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Defense – Budget Hearing: United States Navy (here)

10:00am – House Armed Services – Outside Perspectives on the President’s Proposed Authorization for the Use of Military Force Against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (here)

10:00am – House Homeland Security – Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency – Assessing DHS’s Performance: Watchdog Recommendations to Improve Homeland Security (here)

10:00am – House Judiciary – Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations – ISIL in America: Domestic Terror and Radicalization (here)

1:30pm – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Strategic Forces – Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Request for Strategic Forces (here)

2:00pm – House Homeland Security – Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence – Addressing Remaining Gaps in Federal, State, and Local Information Sharing (here)

2:30pm – Senate Intelligence – Briefing: Intelligence Matters – closed meeting (here)

Friday, February 27, 2015

9:00am – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Defense – Budget Hearing: United States Air Force (here)

9:00am – House Oversight and Government Reform – Subcommittee on Government Operations – Ensuring Government Transparency Through FOIA Reform (here) 

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Megan Graham

Former Assistant Managing Editor and Security, Privacy, and Technology Fellow at Just Security Follow her on Twitter (@meganmcgraham).