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

Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Operating While Stoned

Local Time: 9:00 a.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

IRS Abuses

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

Federal Real Property: Eliminating Waste and Mismanagement of Real Property Assets

Local Time: 10:00 a.m. in 2203 Rayburn House Office Building
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Press Releases

Oversight Committee Seeks Answers from Labor Department on Wasteful Spending

August 26, 2014
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., requested yesterday...

New Documents: Justice Dept’s IRS Representation Conducted by Former IRS Attorney Involved in Targeting of Conservatives Himself

August 25, 2014
“This new information about additional conflicts of interest within the Justice Department shows t...

Issa Subpoenas White House for Political Office Documents

August 22, 2014
“On July 28, 2014, our staffs met at the White House to discuss a way forward. My staff made a num...
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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-9)