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: Ensuring that Targeting Never Happens Again

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

Top Presidential Advisor Valerie Jarrett Intervened to Expand ObamaCare’s Taxpayer Bailout for Insurers, Report Finds

July 28, 2014
Today, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., released a c...

Oversight Dems to America: “You Don’t Have the Right to Know” about White House Spending Taxpayer Dollars on Political Activity

July 25, 2014
Committee votes to reject White House claim that head of political office has absolute immunity from...

White House Complains Request for Simas’ Public Testimony Different from Bush Administration Official’s Deposition; Issa Offers Deposition

July 24, 2014
Today, in a letter to House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif...
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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)