Congress This Week

National Security-Related Congressional Hearings, November 12-16


Tuesday, November 13
10:00am – Senate Committee on the Judiciary – Nominations: Paul B. Matey to be Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit; Jean-Paul Boulee to be District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia; James David Cain, Jr. to be District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana; Damon Ray Leichty to be District Judge for the Northern District of Indiana; J. Nicholas Ranjan to be District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania (here)
5:30pm – Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs – Business Meeting (here)

Wednesday, November 14
2:00pm – House Foreign Affairs CommitteeTerrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade Subcommittee – U.S. Department of State Counterterrorism Bureau: Ensuring Resources Match Objectives (here)
2:30pm – Senate Committee on Foreign Relations – Nominations: Ms. Patricia Mahoney to be Ambassador to the Republic of Benin; Richard Carlton Paschall III to be Ambassador to the Republic of The Gambia; Susan N. Stevenson to be Ambassador to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea (here)
3:00pm – House Armed Services CommitteeEmerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee – Interagency Cyber Cooperation: Roles, Responsibilities and Authorities of the Department of Defense & the Department of Homeland Security (here)
3:00pm – Senate Committee on Armed ServicesSubcommittee on Cybersecurity – Department of Defense’s Cybersecurity Acquisition and Practices from the Private Sector (here)

Thursday, November 15
10:00am – Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs – Nominations: Ronald D. Vitiello to be Assistant Secretary for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, U.S. Department of Homeland Security; Richard S. Tischner, Jr. to be Director of the Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency for the District of Columbia (here)
2:00pm – Senate Select Committee on Intelligence – Briefing: Intelligence Matters (Closed) (here)