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

U.S. Census Bureau: Addressing Data Collection Vulnerabilities

Local Time: 2:00 p.m. in 2247 Rayburn House Office Building

Protecting International Religious Freedom

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

Examining ObamaCare’s Failures in Security, Accountability, and Transparency

Local Time: 11:00 a.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
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Press Releases

Joint Report Finds Vulnerabilities in Census Data Collection

September 18, 2014
Today, House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA), Joint Economic Committee ...

HHS’ HealthCare.gov “Covert Ops Mission”

September 17, 2014
“Even today, the non-partisan Government Accountability Office informs Congress that CMS refuses t...

Issa and Cummings Issue Statement on Agreement to Begin HGH Testing in NFL

September 17, 2014
“We are very pleased that the NFL and the Players Association have reached a final agreement on a ...
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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)