Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, US Postal Service & The Census

The Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service & the Census is chaired by Rep. Blake Farenthold (TX-27) and works to ensure a more efficient, effective federal workforce. The subcommittee also leads efforts to modernize the Postal Service so it can adapt and thrive in the 21st Century. The subcommittee has legislative jurisdiction over the federal civil service, the U.S. Postal Service, and the Census Bureau.

Recent Hearings

White House Perimeter Breach: New Concerns about the Secret Service

Local Time: 10:00 a.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

U.S. Census Bureau: Addressing Data Collection Vulnerabilities

Local Time: 2:00 p.m. in 2247 Rayburn House Office Building

Protecting International Religious Freedom

Local Time: 2:00 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
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Press Releases

Issa Statement on Resignation of Secret Service Director Julia Pierson

October 1, 2014
“Problems at the Secret Service pre-date Ms. Pierson’s tenure as director, and her resignation c...

New GAO Report Highlights Cost Savings in Data Center Consolidations, Need for Improved Reporting

September 26, 2014
Today, a bipartisan group of members of Congress highlighted a new Government Accountability Office ...

Issa Statement on Attorney General Holder Stepping Down

September 25, 2014
“Eric Holder is the most divisive U.S. Attorney General in modern history and, in a vote supported...
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Committee Chairman

Blake Farenthold

Republican Committee Members

Vice Chair
Tim Walberg
Doug Collins
Ron DeSantis
Trey Gowdy

Democrat Committee Members

Ranking Member
Stephen Lynch
Eleanor Holmes Norton
William Lacy Clay