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

Issues Facing Civilian and Postal Service Vehicle Fleet Procurement

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

D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program: Making the American Dream Possible

Local Time: 9:30 a.m. at Archbishop Carroll High School | 4300 Harewood Rd, NE | Washington, DC 20017

U.S. Secret Service: Accountability for March 4, 2015 Incident

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

House Committee Chairmen Request Information on Aliens in U.S. with Possible Terrorist Connections

May 21, 2015
WASHINGTON — United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently disclosed that a...

Chaffetz, Bishop, Lummis, McClintock, & Gosar Call on the BLM to Suspend the Merger of Arizona and New Mexico State Offices

May 18, 2015
WASHINGTON—Addressing media reports that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is considering mergin...

Hearing Wrap Up: House Oversight Hearing on USSS IG Report on March 4th WH Incident

May 14, 2015
HOUSE OVERSIGHT FULL COMMMITTEE HEARING U.S. Secret Service: Accountability for March 4, 2015 Incide...
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Committee Chairman

Member
Ron DeSantis
(FL-06)

Republican Committee Members

Vice Chair
Steve Russell
(OK-5)
Member
Jody Hice
(GA-10)
Member
John Duncan
(TN-02)
Member
John Mica
(FL-07)
Member
William Hurd
(TX-23)

Democrat Committee Members

Ranking Member
Stephen Lynch
(MA-8)
Member
Brenda Lawrence
(MI-14)
Member
Robin Kelly
(IL-02)
Member
Ted Lieu
(CA-33)