National Security-Related Congressional Hearings, April 18–22

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

Tuesday, April 19

9:30am – Senate Armed Services – Re-appointment and nomination: Gen. Vincent Brooks (US Army) to be commander, US Forces Korea (here)

10:00am – House Energy and Commerce – Deciphering the Debate Over Encryption: Industry and Law Enforcement Perspectives (here)

10:00am – Senate Foreign Relations – Central America and the Alliance for Prosperity: Identifying U.S. Priorities and Assessing Progress (here)

1:00pm – Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe – Anticipating and Preventing Deadly Attacks on European Jewish Communities (here)

1:00pm – House Foreign Affairs – Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa & Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade – Israel Imperiled: Threats to the Jewish State (here)

2:30pm – Senate Armed Services – Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities – Cybersecurity and United States Cyber Command – closed hearing (here)

Wednesday, April 20

10:30am – Senate Appropriations – Subcommittee on Defense – FY17 Budget Request for Defense Innovation & Research (here)

2:00pm – Senate Armed Services – Subcommittee on Seapower – Navy and Marine Corps Aviation Programs (here)

5:00pm – Senate Foreign Relations – Administration Update on the Mosul Dam – closed hearing (here)

Thursday, April 21

9:30am – Senate Armed Services –  Re-appointment and nomination: Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti (US Army) to be commander US European Command/Supreme Allied Commander, Europe and Gen. Lori Robinson (US Air Force) to be commander, US Northern Command/NORAD (here)

10:00am – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Defense – Intelligence Community Budget – closed hearing (here)

2:00pm – Senate Finance – Oversight of the United States Customs and Border Protection Agency (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).