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

Holding the Secret Service Accountable

Local Time: 10:00am | 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

A Review of the Department of Homeland Security’s Policies and Procedures for the Apprehension, Detention, and Release of Non-Citizens Unlawfully Present in the United States-Part II

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

Federal Workforce Tax Accountability

Local Time: 1:00p.m. | 2247 Rayburn House Office Building
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Press Releases

Former DOE Deputy Secretary Signs on as CEO of Company the DOE Helped Keep Afloat Amidst Bankruptcy

March 31, 2015
WASHINGTON— This week, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (UT...

Chairman Chaffetz Issues Subpoenas to Two Secret Service Agents

March 31, 2015
WASHINGTON— Today, Chairman Jason Chaffetz issued the following statement regarding the Committee...

DOJ OIG Report

March 26, 2015
WASHINGTON— The Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Office of Inspector General (OIG) today released a...
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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)