Congress This Week

National Security-Related Congressional Hearings, July 16-20


Monday, July 16
9:30am – House Judiciary Committee – Oversight of the ATF National Canine Division (here)
5:00pm – House Committee on Rules – H.R. 6147: Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 [Interior, Environment, Financial Services, and General Government Appropriations Act, 2019] (here)

Tuesday, July 17
10:00am – House Committee on Oversight and Government ReformSubcommittee on National Security – A New Hope in U.S.-Israel Relations: From an American Embassy in Jerusalem to Potential Recognition of Israeli Sovereignty over the Golan Heights (here)
10:00am – House Judiciary Committee – Facebook, Google and Twitter: Examining the Content Filtering Practices of Social Media Giants (here)

Wednesday, July 18
10:00am – Senate Committee on Foreign Relations – Brian J. Bulatao to be an Under Secretary of State (Management); Denise Natali to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Conflict and Stabilization Operations) (here)
10:00am – Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs – Reviewing the Administration’s Government Reorganization Proposal (here)
10:00am – Senate Committee on the Judiciary – Promoting Justice for Victims of Crime: Examining the Federal Investment in DNA Analysis (here)
2:00pm – House Committee on Oversight and Government ReformSubcommittee on Intergovernmental Affairs – Regulatory Divergence: Failure of the Administrative State (here)
2:00pm – House Homeland Security CommitteeTransportation and Protective Security Subcommittee – Leadership, Recruitment, and Retention: Examining Efforts by the United States Secret Service to Meet Mission Challenges (here)
3:00pm – House Foreign Affairs CommitteeEurope, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Subcommittee – Current Developments in Central Asia (here)

Thursday, July 19
10:00am – Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs – Nominations: Dennis D. Kirk to be Chairman, Merit Systems Protection Board; Julia A. Clark and Andrew F. Maunz to be Members, Merit Systems Protection Board; Carmen G. McLean to be an Associate Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia (here)