Politics & National Security

Livestream: House Homeland Security and Armed Services Committee Hearings on Cybersecurity and the Military

By William Ford
Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 1:00 PM

The House Homeland Security Subcommittees on Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection and Oversight and Management Efficiency are holding a hearing Wednesday affternoon at 2:00 p.m. on "Examining DHS' Efforts to Strengthen Its Cybersecurity Workforce." The subcommittees will hear testimony from the following witnesses:

  • Gregory Wilshusen, Director of Information Security Issues at the Government Accountability Office 
  • Angela Bailey, Chief Human Capital Officer for the Management Directorate at the Department of Homeland Security
  • Rita Moss, Director of the Office of Human Capital in the National Protection and Programs Directorate at the Department of Homeland Security 

Representatives on the committee offered the following opening statements:

  • Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX), Committee Chairman (Opening Statement)
  • Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX), Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Subcommittee Chairman (Opening Statement)
  • Rep. Scott Perry (R-PA), Oversight and Management Efficiency Subcommittee Chairman (Opening Statement)

Watch the hearing live:


The House Armed Services Committee is holding a hearing Wednesday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. on "U.S. Strategic Forces Posture and the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request." The committee will hear testimony from the following witnesses:

  • Gen. John Hyten, Commander of U.S. Strategic Command (Prepared Testimony)
  • John Rood, Undersecretary of Defense for Policy 

Watch the hearing live: