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

Examining Ways the Social Security Administration Can Improve the Disability Review Process

Local Time: 1:30 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

Reducing Waste in Government: Addressing GAO’s 2014 Report on Duplicative Federal Programs

Local Time: 1:30 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

The President’s Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Proposal for the Postal Service

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

Issa Statement on Oregon’s Decision to Scrap ObamaCare Exchange

April 24, 2014
WASHINGTON – Today, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif...

Oversight Committee Probes Justice Department Role in IRS Targeting

April 24, 2014
Requests documents and transcribed interview of DOJ official in wake of public revelation that DOJ c...

Issa and Farenthold Probe Census Revisions to Healthcare Coverage Rate

April 17, 2014
“Numerous experts from across the political spectrum claim that the Census’s new measure will li...
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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)