Bicameral, Bipartisan Committee Leaders to Hold Press Call on GAO’s 2021 High-Risk Report

Feb 25, 2021
Press Release

Washington D.C. (Feb. 25, 2021)—On Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at 9:45 a.m., Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney and James Comer, the Chair and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform; Senators Gary Peters and Rob Portman, the Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee; and U.S. Comptroller General Gene Dodaro, head of the Government Accountability Office (GAO), will hold a press call to release the 2021 High-Risk Report.

 

The High-Risk Report is released every two years at the beginning of each new Congress to focus on government operations vulnerable to fraud, waste, abuse and mismanagement, or in need of transformation to meet the nation’s biggest challenges. 

 

Following the press conference, the Committee on Oversight and Reform will hold a full committee hearing about the report at 10:30 a.m. EST.  The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee’s hearing will follow beginning at 2:30 p.m. EST.

 

WHAT:  

 

House Committee on Oversight and Reform and Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Chairs and Ranking Members Release GAO’s 2021 High-Risk Report with Comptroller General.

 

WHEN:

Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at 9:45 a.m.

 

WHO:    

 

Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney
Chairwoman, House Committee on Oversight and Reform

 

Rep. James Comer
Ranking Member, House Committee on Oversight and Reform

 

Senator Gary Peters
Chairman, Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

 

Senator Rob Portman

Ranking Member, Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

 

Gene L. Dodaro

U.S. Comptroller General

 

Media should RSVP to OversightPress@mail.house.gov by Monday, March 2, 2021 at 8:00 AM for dial-in information.

 

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