Politics & National Security

Live Stream: House and Senate Committee Hearings on Foreign Policy and National Security

By William Ford
Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 9:55 AM

Tuesday is a busy day on the hill. The following hearings may be of interest to Lawfare readers.

The House Committee on Armed Services is holding a hearing Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m. on the National Defense Strategy and the Nuclear Posture Review. The committee will hear testimony from the following witnesses:

  • James N. Mattis, Secretary of Defense
  • Gen. Paul J. Selva, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

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The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is holding a hearing Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m. on "The Administration's South Asia Strategy on Afghanistan." The committee will hear testimony from the following witnesses: 

  • John J. Sullivan, Deputy Secretary of State 
  • Randall G. Schriver, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs

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The House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications is holding a hearing Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m. on "Ensuring Effective and Reliable Alerts and Warnings." The subcommittee will hear testimony from the following witnesses: 

  • Antwane Johnson, Director of Continuity Communications for the Federal Emergency Management Agency at the Department of Homeland Security 
  • Lisa M. Fowlkes, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau Chief at the Federal Communications Commission
  • Benjamin J. Krakauer, Assistant Commissioner for Strategy and Program Development at New York City Emergency Management 
  • Scott Bergmann, Senior Vice President for Regulatory Affairs at CTIA
  • Sam Matheny, Chief Technology Officer at National Association 

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