Recent Hearings

June 03, 2015

Ensuring Agency Compliance with the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Part II

Full Committee
Local Time: 9:00am | Rayburn HOB
June 02, 2015

Ensuring Transparency through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Part I

Full Committee
Local Time: 2:00 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
May 21, 2015

Issues Facing Civilian and Postal Service Vehicle Fleet Procurement

Government Operations
Local Time: 10:00 a.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
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Press Releases

May 21, 2015

House Committee Chairmen Request Information on Aliens in U.S. with Possible Terrorist Connections

WASHINGTON — United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently disclosed that aliens with terrorist connections may be attempting to take advantage of the United States’ asylum
May 18, 2015

Chaffetz, Bishop, Lummis, McClintock, & Gosar Call on the BLM to Suspend the Merger of Arizona and New Mexico State Offices

WASHINGTON—Addressing media reports that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is considering merging the New Mexico and Arizona state offices, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman
May 14, 2015

Hearing Wrap Up: House Oversight Hearing on USSS IG Report on March 4th WH Incident

HOUSE OVERSIGHT FULL COMMMITTEE HEARING U.S. Secret Service: Accountability for March 4, 2015 Incident Witness: John Roth, Inspector General, U.S. Department of Homeland Security Takeaways: The Depar
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Reports

December 31, 2014

Legislative and Oversight Accomplishments of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

Legislative Work Through its efforts, the Committee has seen 23 bills enacted into law and 74 bills passed by the House between 2011 and 2014. Notably, the bipartisan Digital Accountability and Transp
December 18, 2014

Misplaced Priorities: How the Social Security Administration Sacrificed Quality for Quantity in the Disability Determination Process

Key Findings: ·         All of the 48 ALJ focused reviews conducted by SSA and reviewed by Committee staff showed numerous deficiencies in ALJ decision-making and several disturbing patterns.
December 8, 2014

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s (FDIC) Involvement in ‘Operation Choke Point’

Key findings: ·  The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the primary federal regulator of over 4,500 banks, targeted legal industries.  FDIC’s explicitly intended its list of “high-risk mer
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