National Security-Related Congressional Hearings, February 29–March 4

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

Tuesday, March 1

9:30am – Senate Armed Services – United States European Command (here)

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

10:00am – House Armed Services – Member Day: National Defense Priorities from Members for the FY 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (here)

10:00am – House Judiciary – Executive Overreach Task Force of 2016: The Original Understanding of the Role of Congress and How Far We’ve Drifted From It (here)

1:00pm – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces – Air Force Projection Forces Aviation Programs and Capabilities for Fiscal Year 2017 (here)

1:00pm – House Judiciary – The Encryption Tightrope: Balancing Americans’ Security and Privacy (here)

1:30pm – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies – Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration, Weapons and Activities and Nuclear Nonproliferation and Naval Reactors Budget (here)

2:00pm – House Financial Services – Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing – Helping the Developing World Fight Terror Finance (here)

2:00pm – Senate Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe – Germany’s Chairmanship of the OSCE: Priorities and Challenges (here)

2:30pm – Senate Foreign Relations – Subcommittee on State Department and USAID Management, International Operations, and Bilateral International Development – Review of the FY 2017 State and USAID Budget Request (here)

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

3:00pm – Senate Armed Services – Subcommittee on Airland – Briefing: Air Force Long Range Strike-Bomber – closed hearing (here)

3:30pm – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities – Special Operations Forces in an Evolving Threat Environment: A Review of the Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Request for US Special Operations Command (here)

Wednesday, March 2

10:00am – House Armed Services – World Wide Threats (here)

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

10:30am – Senate Appropriations – Subcommittee on Defense – Budget Hearing: US Navy and Marine Corps (here)

1:00pm – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces – Ground Force Modernization Budget Request (here)

2:00pm – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Strategic Forces – FY2017 Budget Request for Department of Defense Nuclear Forces (here)

2:00pm – House Foreign Affairs – Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations – The Growing Threat of Cholera and Other Diseases in the Middle East (here)

2:00pm – House Oversight and Government Reform – Subcommittee on National Security – Seeking Justice for Victims of Palestinian Terrorism in Israel (here)

Thursday, March 3

9:00am – House Intelligence – Ongoing Intelligence Activities – closed hearing (here)

9:30am – Senate Armed Services – Posture of the Department of the Air Force (here)

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

10:00am – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Homeland Security – Budget Hearing: Coast Guard (here)

10:00am – Senate Foreign Relations – The Path Forward in Libya (here)

10:00am – Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs – Dogs of DHS: How Canine Programs Contribute to Homeland Security (here)

10:00am – Senate Judiciary – Markup: Expatriate Terrorist Act (S. 247) (here)

10:30am – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Readiness – The Marine Corps 2017 Budget Request and Readiness (here)

2:00pm – Senate Intelligence – Briefing: Intelligence Matters – closed meeting (here) 

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Daniela Nogueira

Legal Research Assistant at Just Security, Third-Year Student at Yale Law School. Follow her on Twitter (@dl_nogueira).