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  • House Intel Committee Passes FY18 Intelligence Authorization Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on July 13, 2017 | Preview rr

    By a unanimous voice vote, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence today reported the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (H.R. 3180) to the full House of Representatives. This legislation provides the Intelligence Community (IC) the necessary resources and authorities to ensure they remain capable of protecting and defending the United States. The bill supports critical national security programs, particularly those focused on countering terrorism and cyberattacks. ... Read more

  • Russia Investigative Task Force Hearing with Former Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson
    Posted in Press Releases on June 20, 2017 | Preview rr

    On Wednesday, June 21, former Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, will appear in open session starting at 10 a.m. to answer questions related to Russian active measures during the 2016 election campaign as part of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence investigation. Media wishing to attend this hearing must be credentialed through the appropriate Congressional Media Gallery. Credentialed media will be allowed inside the hearing room at HVC 210 from 9:15 ... Read more

  • Open Hearing with Former CIA Director John Brennan
    Posted in Press Releases on May 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    On Tuesday, May 23, former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, John Brennan, will appear in open session starting at 10 a.m. in HVC-210, and then afterwards in closed session, to answer questions related to Russian active measures during the 2016 election campaign. As part of this investigation, Representatives Conaway and Schiff will continue to seek witness testimony and relevant documents, and they will continue to lead an in-depth review of intelligence reports, government records, ... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Appointment of Special Counsel
    Posted in Press Releases on May 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement today on the Justice Department’s decision to appoint a special counsel to oversee the executive branch investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election: “I strongly support this decision, and I commend Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rosenstein for his leadership. This is the right decision at the right time, and the right man was chosen for the job. Robert Mueller is a highly respected... Read more

  • House of Representatives Passes Intelligence Authorization Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on May 3, 2017 | Preview rr

    The House of Representatives today passed the Intelligence Authorization Act (IAA) for Fiscal Year 2017. The IAA, which was approved as part of the omnibus spending bill, ensures that the programs and activities of the U.S. Intelligence Community (IC) are authorized by law, fully resourced, and subject to rigorous congressional oversight. Focusing on current terrorism threats as well as other long-term challenges, the bill includes provisions to ensure good governance and fiscal responsibility, ... Read more

  • House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Sends Letters Inviting Testimony of Comey, Rogers, Brennan, Clapper and Yates
    Posted in Press Releases on April 21, 2017 | Preview rr

    Yesterday, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence sent two letters related to its investigation into Russian active measures during the 2016 election campaign. The first letter was sent to FBI Director James Comey and National Security Advisor Admiral Mike Rogers, inviting them to appear at a closed hearing on May 2, 2017. The second letter was sent to former CIA Director John Brennan, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates in... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Russia Investigation
    Posted in Press Releases on April 6, 2017 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes today issued the following statement: “Several leftwing activist groups have filed accusations against me with the Office of Congressional Ethics. The charges are entirely false and politically motivated, and are being leveled just as the American people are beginning to learn the truth about the improper unmasking of the identities of U.S. citizens and other abuses of power. Despite the baselessness of the charges, I believe ... Read more

  • Chairman Nunes Comments on Incidental Collection of Trump Associates
    Posted in Press Releases on March 22, 2017 | Preview rr

    Public Remarks on Incidental Collection of Trump Associates House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes March 22, 2017 At our open hearing on Monday, I encouraged anyone who has information about relevant topics—including surveillance on President-elect Trump or his transition team—to come forward and speak to the House Intelligence Committee. I also said that, while there was not a physical wiretap of Trump Tower, I was concerned that other surveillance activities were... Read more

  • House Intelligence Committee to Hold Open Hearing on Russian Active Measures Investigation
    Posted in Press Releases on March 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    Chairman Opening Statement The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) will be holding an open hearing on its investigation into Russian active measures during the 2016 election campaign. The hearing will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, March 20 in room 1100 of the Longworth Building. It will be livestreamed on the HPSCI website here. Who: House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) What: Hearing on Russian active measures investigation (Open) When: Monday, March 20,... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Provision of Information to the Intelligence Committee
    Posted in Press Releases on March 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes today issued the following statement: “The Committee is satisfied that the Department of Justice has fully complied with our request for information from our March 8 letter on possible surveillance related to Donald Trump or his associates. The Committee still has not received information requested from the CIA and FBI in our March 15 letter that is necessary to determine whether information collected on U.S. persons was misha... Read more