National Security-Related Congressional Hearings, April 11–15

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

Tuesday, April 12

10:00am – Senate Finance – Cybersecurity and Protecting Taxpayer Information (here)

10:00am – Senate Foreign Relations – The Spread of ISIS and Transnational Terrorism (here)

2:00pm – Senate Appropriations – Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs – Violent Extremism and the Role of Foreign Assistance (here)

2:30pm – Senate Armed Services – Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities – Strategy and Implementation of the Department of Defense’s Technology Offsets Initiative (here)

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

Wednesday, April 13

10:30am – House Judiciary – Markup: The Email Privacy Act (HR 699), among other matters (here)

10:30am – Senate Appropriations – Subcommittee on Defense – FY2017 Missile Defense Agency Budget Request (here)

11:30am – House Foreign Affairs – Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa – Assessing President Obama’s Middle East and North Africa FY2017 Budget Request (here)

2:00pm – House Foreign Affairs – Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations – Peacekeepers: Allegations of Abuse and Absence of Accountability at the United Nations (here)

2:00pm – House Foreign Affairs – Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific – Countering Extremism and the Threat of ISIS in Southeast Asia (here)

2:00pm – Senate Armed Services – Subcommittee on Seapower – Marine Corps Ground Modernization (here)

2:15pm – Senate Foreign Relations – Do No Harm: Ending Sexual Abuse in United Nations Peacekeeping (here)

2:30pm – Senate Armed Services – Subcommittee on Strategic Forces – Ballistic Missile Defense Policies and Programs (here)

3:30pm – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces – Building the Fleet We Need: A Look at Navy Force Structure (here)

4:30pm – House Intelligence – Subcommittee on Department of Defense Intelligence and Overhead Architecture – Ongoing Intelligence Activities – closed hearing (here)

Thursday, April 14

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

10:00am – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Defense – Oversight Hearing: United States Pacific Command – closed hearing (here)

10:00am – Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs – The Federal Perspective on the State of Our Nation’s Biodefense (here)

10:00am – Senate Judiciary – Executive Business Meeting to Discuss the Expatriate Terrorist Act (S. 247) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2015 (S. 2390), among other matters (here)

2:00pm – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Strategic Forces – The Missile Defeat Posture and Strategy of the United States: The FY17 President’s Budget Request (here)

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

Friday, April 15

9:00am – House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations – Evaluating DOD Investments: Case Studies in Afghanistan Initiatives and US Weapons Sustainment (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).