The Subcommittee on National Security

The Subcommittee on National Security is chaired by Rep. Jason Chaffetz (UT-03) and is primarily responsible for overseeing the Departments of State, Defense and Homeland Security, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The Subcommittee holds hearings and conducts investigations of policies, personnel and procedures within these executive entities. The Subcommittee has legislative jurisdiction over drug policy, and oversees the policies of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP).

Recent Hearings

The Ebola Crisis: Coordination of a Multi-Agency Response

Local Time: 9:30 a.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

Gym Memberships, Gift Cards, and Hair Salons: Examining the Misuse of Government-Supplied Credit Cards

Local Time: 1:00 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

White House Perimeter Breach: New Concerns about the Secret Service

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

Grassley, Issa Seek Agency Explanation of Federal Workers on Long-term Paid Leave

October 21, 2014
Sen. Chuck Grassley and Rep. Darrell Issa today asked the federal agencies featured in a critical go...

Issa, Jordan Probe Federal Regulators’ Role in Operation Choke Point, Uncover Evidence of FDIC Pressuring Banks

October 17, 2014
“The Federal Reserve Board is the primary supervisor and regulator of bank holding companies and s...

Grassley, Issa Press for Answers about Another Crime Gun Connected to Fast and Furious

October 16, 2014
WASHINGTON – Senator Chuck Grassley and Congressman Darrell Issa are again pushing the U.S. Depart...
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Committee Chairman

Member
Jason Chaffetz
(UT-03)

Republican Committee Members

Vice Chair
Cynthia Lummis
(WY)
Member
John Duncan
(TN-02)
Member
John Mica
(FL-07)
Member
Justin Amash
(MI-3)
Member
Kerry Bentivolio
(MI-11)
Member
Paul Gosar
(AZ-1)
Member
Rob Woodall
(GA-07)
Member
Trey Gowdy
(SC-4)

Democrat Committee Members

Ranking Member
John Tierney
(MA-6)
Member
Carolyn Maloney
(NY-14)
Member
Jackie Speier
(CA-12)
Member
Michelle Lujan Grisham
(NM-1)
Member
Peter Welch
(VT)
Member
Robin Kelly
(IL-02)
Member
Stephen Lynch
(MA-8)