Hearings


April 9, 2015
The Taxpayer Advocate’s Annual Report

WASHINGTON –On Wednesday, April 15th, the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations will hold a hearing titled “The Taxpayer Advocate Annual Report.” The hearing will examine the “Most Serious Problems” put forth by the Taxpayer Advocate’s report.  In addition, the hearing will address the legislative and administrative changes…

GAO’s Duplication Report at Five Years: Recommendations Remain Unaddressed

WASHINGTON –On Tuesday, April 14th, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will hold a hearing titled “Government Accountability Office’s Duplication Report at Five Years: Recommendations Remain Unaddressed.” The hearing will examine 24 new areas in the GAO’s 2015 report that could improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the federal…

Oversight of Efforts to Reform Export-Import Bank of the United States

House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policyand Trade, and Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Health Care, Benefits, and Administrative Rules, will examine Export–Import Bank reforms including the 2012 reauthorization report, during a hearing on Wednesday, April 15, at 10 am. “The Export-Import Bank has long been broken and it…

March 20, 2015
US Secret Service: Holding the Protectors Accountable
March 13, 2015
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

The Oversight and Government Reform Committee will hold a hearing titled “A Review of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Policies and Procedures for the Apprehension, Detention, and Release of Non-Citizens Unlawfully Present in the United States (Part II).” The Committee will continue a discussion that began on February 25,…

Federal Workforce Tax Accountability

On Wednesday, March 18th, the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations will hold a hearing  to examine “Federal Workforce Tax Accountability.” The hearing will  consider reforms to ensure federal employees and contractors have fulfilled their federal tax obligations. Background: The Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of…

Cybersecurity: The Evolving Nature of Cyber Threats Facing the Private Sector

On Wednesday, March 18, the Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Information Technology will hold a hearing titled “Cybersecurity: The Evolving Nature of Cyber Threats Facing the Private Sector.” The hearing will examine the evolving nature of cyber threats facing the private sector. It will also examine ways in which…

The Fiscal Costs of the President’s Executive Actions on Immigration
FCC: Process and Transparency

WASHINGTON – The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will hold a hearing titled “FCC: Process and Transparency” on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. This hearing will examine transparency and independence issues with respect to the FCC’s process for developing the new net neutrality rules. BACKGROUND: In late…

February 27, 2015
POSTPONED – Cybersecurity: The Evolving Nature of Cyber Threats Facing the Private Sector

The Subcommittee on Information Technology hearing has been postponed until a date TBD.