Hearings

Jul 26, 2018

The Federal Trade Commission’s Enforcement of Operation Chokepoint-Related Businesses

Jul 25, 2018

GAO High Risk Focus: Cybersecurity

Jul 25, 2018

Federal Grant Management

Jul 24, 2018

Shielding Sources: Safeguarding the Public’s Right to Know

Jul 24, 2018

Preserving Opportunities for Grazing on Federal Land

PURPOSE: To examine challenges faced by ranchers seeking to graze livestock on federal land and to identify opportunities for more productive range management practices. BACKGROUND: Congress mandated both the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the Forest Service (FS) manage federal land under "multiple use and sustained yield" principles to include livestock grazing. Access to public lands for grazing ...

Jul 24, 2018

Cyber-securing the Vote: Ensuring the Integrity of the U.S. Election System

Jul 18, 2018

Regulatory Divergence: Failure of the Administrative State

PURPOSE: To identify challenges imposed by divergent regulatory standards and examine opportunities to harmonize regulations through ...

Jul 17, 2018

Tribal Energy Resources: Reducing Barriers to Opportunity

PURPOSE: To explore management challenges imposed by the fragmented regulatory process for energy development on tribal ...

Jul 17, 2018

A New Horizon in U.S.-Israel Relations: From an American Embassy in Jerusalem to Potential Recognition of Israeli Sovereignty over the Golan Heights

PURPOSE: To discuss the potential for American recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights in furtherance of U.S. national security interests. BACKGROUND: The Golan Heights is a strategically significant region located along the Israel-Syria border. In 1981, Israel permanently brought the Golan Heights under its law, jurisdiction, and administration. In February 2017, Israel's Prime ...

Jul 12, 2018

Oversight of FBI and DOJ Actions Surrounding the 2016 Election: Testimony by FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok