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  • House Intelligence Leadership Introduces Legislation to End NSA Bulk Telephone Metadata Program While Preserving Counterterrorism Capability
    Posted in Press Releases on March 25, 2014 | Preview rr

    House Intelligence Leadership Introduces Legislation to End NSA Bulk Telephone Metadata Program While Preserving Counterterrorism Capability Chairman Mike Rogers (R-MI) and Ranking Member C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) today introduced the FISA Transparency and Modernization Act of 2014. The bipartisan legislation ends bulk collection of metadata under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, including telephone, email, and internet metadata. The bill also codifies a ban on the bulk collecti... Read more

  • Statement by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers on the Situation in Ukraine
    Posted in Press Releases on February 28, 2014 | Preview rr

    Statement by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers on the Situation in Ukraine "It appears that the Russian military now controls the Crimean peninsula. This aggression is a threat not only to Ukraine, but to regional peace and stability. Russia’s latest action is yet another indicator that Vladimir Putin’s hegemonic ambitions threaten U.S. interests and allies around the world." -30- **For regular updates, “Like” the HPSCI Facebook page, follow @HouseIntelComm on Twitter or go to t... Read more

  • HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers and Ranking Member C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger Comment on Release of the Cybersecurity Framework
    Posted in Press Releases on February 12, 2014 | Preview rr

    HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers and Ranking Member C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger Comment on Release of the Cybersecurity Framework "We are still studying the final version of the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Cybersecurity Framework, but they are certainly to be commended for the collaborative, voluntary process they used to build it. However, as the President indicated in his statement, this framework addresses only part of the security challenges. Passing effective cyber threat infor... Read more

  • REMINDER - Committee to Hold Open Hearing on Worldwide Threats Facing the U.S.
    Posted in Press Releases on February 3, 2014 | Preview rr

    REMINDER Committee to Hold Open Hearing on Worldwide Threats Facing the U.S. The House Intelligence Committee’s 2014 Worldwide Threats Hearing, which is open to the press and the public, will be held on Tuesday, February 4, 2014. The Worldwide Threats Hearing is an open hearing the Committee holds each year that evaluates the current and projected threats facing our country. The open hearing will be held at 10:00am on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 in room HVC-210 of the Capitol Building. Who: House... Read more

  • Committee to Hold Open Hearing on Worldwide Threats Facing the U.S.
    Posted in Press Releases on January 31, 2014 | Preview rr

    Open Hearing Preceded by Closed Session Read more

  • HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers Calls Russian Apparent Violation of INF Treaty “a Major Step Backward in our Post-Cold War Relations”
    Posted in Press Releases on January 30, 2014 | Preview rr

    HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers Calls Russian Apparent Violation of INF Treaty “a Major Step Backward in our Post-Cold War Relations” Statement by HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers “News reports indicating Russia is in violation of the Intermediate Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty are deeply troubling. The signing of that treaty in 1987 by President Reagan and Secretary Gorbachev, marked an historic turning point in the Cold War, and stood as the pillar of our post-Cold War relations with Russia. “Over the past... Read more

  • HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers Statement on Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Report on 215 Program
    Posted in Press Releases on January 23, 2014 | Preview rr

    HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers Statement on Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Report on 215 Program The Privacy and Civil liberties Oversight Board released a report on the NSA’s 215 program, the telephone metadata program. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Mike Rogers released this statement: HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers "Although I am still studying the details of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board’s report on the 215 program, I am disappointed that th... Read more

  • HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers Statement on the Passing of Congressman Otis Pike
    Posted in Press Releases on January 21, 2014 | Preview rr

    HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers Statement on the Passing of Congressman Otis Pike "We mourn today the passing of Congressman Otis Pike, who led a groundbreaking House oversight investigation of CIA activities. The U.S. Intelligence Community receives closer scrutiny today than ever in the history of our country. That, in large part, is due to the work of Otis Pike." -30- **For regular updates, “Like” the HPSCI Facebook page, follow @HouseIntelComm on Twitter or go to the HPSCI Website. To unsubscrib... Read more

  • Feinstein, Rogers Statement on President’s Signals Intelligence Review
    Posted in Press Releases on January 17, 2014 | Preview rr

    Feinstein, Rogers Statement on President’s Signals Intelligence Review Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee and Representative Mike Rogers (R-Mich.), chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, released the following statement on today’s speech by President Obama announcing a review of signals intelligence: “Today President Obama gave a strong speech in defense of the need to collect and use intelligence in order to protect the nation and to preve... Read more

  • HPSCI 2013 Oversight in Review
    Posted in Press Releases on January 14, 2014 | Preview rr

    HPSCI 2013 Oversight in Review Chairman Mike Rogers and Ranking Member C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger Release HPSCI 2013 Oversight Review HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers and Ranking Member C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger today highlighted the extensive oversight work conducted by the Committee in 2013. The first session of the 113th Congress was another productive year for the Committee, which has been hailed for its bipartisanship on national security issues. Chairman Rogers said, “The Committee’s vigorous over... Read more