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  • House Intelligence Committee Passes Fiscal Year 2017 Intelligence Authorization Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on April 29, 2016 | Preview rr

    By a unanimous voice vote, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence today reported the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (H.R. 5077) to the full of House of Representatives. This legislation provides the Intelligence Community authorization needed to protect and defend the United States. It supports critical national security programs such as those protecting Americans against terrorism and cyberattacks. The total funding authorized by the bill is consistent with th... Read more

  • Nunes Comments on Belgium Attacks
    Posted in Press Releases on March 22, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes released the following statement in reaction to the attacks in Belgium: “We stand with the people of Belgium and will support them in any way possible in the wake of these barbaric attacks. Although we don’t have all the details yet on these bombings, it’s clear that terrorists are exploiting security gaps throughout the Western world to commit mass murder. Thwarting these killers will require vigilance both by governments, w... Read more

  • Nunes Comments on Defense Acquisition Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on March 16, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes released the following statement today in response to House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry’s proposals to reform the Pentagon’s acquisition system: “Defense acquisition is too slow and robs our troops of their technological edge. Chairman Thornberry has developed excellent proposals for reform, and I look forward to working with him to overhaul this vital process.” Read more

  • Nunes Comments on Release of Osama bin Laden Documents
    Posted in Press Releases on March 1, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes released the following statement today on the release by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence of 113 new documents captured in the raid on Osama bin Laden’s Abbottabad compound: “Although it is gratifying to see the new release of bin Laden documents, the Obama administration still needs to produce many more. The CIA already should have provided all the bin Laden documents to the House Intelligence Committee, a... Read more

  • HPSCI Holds Hearing on Worldwide Threats
    Posted in Press Releases on February 25, 2016 | Preview rr

    World Wide Threats Hearing - Thursday, February 25, 2016 Read more

  • Nunes Comments on Obama’s Gitmo Plan
    Posted in Press Releases on February 23, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes released the following statement on President Obama’s plan to close the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay: “President Obama's determination to move some of the world's most dangerous terrorists to U.S. soil is inexplicable and unacceptable. If the safety and security of the American people is the government's number one priority, then these prisoners must be held in Guantanamo Bay. As Obama makes attempt after misguid... Read more

  • House Intelligence Committee to Examine Worldwide Threats
    Posted in Press Releases on February 23, 2016 | Preview rr

    Chairman Devin Nunes and Ranking Member Adam Schiff of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) announced today that the Committee will hold an open hearing to examine worldwide threats. The hearing will be held at 9:00 am on Thursday, February 25, in room HVC-210 of the Capitol Visitor’s Center. It will be livestreamed on the HPSCI website here. Who: House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) What: Hearing on Worldwide Threats (Open) When: Thursday, February 25... Read more

  • Nunes Comments on U.S. Air Strikes in Libya
    Posted in Press Releases on February 19, 2016 | Preview rr

    Nunes Comments on U.S. Air Strikes in Libya House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes released the following statement on today’s air strikes in Libya: “Libya is a crucial gateway for weapons and jihadists transiting throughout the Middle East and North Africa. With both ISIS and al Qaeda now having established a significant presence in Libya, the House Intelligence Committee has repeatedly argued that the jihadist threat emanating from Syria and Iraq cannot be defus... Read more

  • Nunes Comments on Iran Nuclear Deal Implementation
    Posted in Press Releases on January 16, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes released the following statement on the implementation of the Iran nuclear agreement: “Today, Iran--the world’s leading state sponsor of terrorism--will receive sanctions relief from the U.S. and the international community for allegedly taking steps to scale down its nuclear program. It is almost impossible to verify these actions, and we remain highly skeptical that the regime will follow through on any agreement. In the pas... Read more

  • Nunes Comments on State of the Union Speech
    Posted in Press Releases on January 12, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement today in response to President Obama’s State of the Union address: “Tonight we saw President Obama's habit of downplaying the severity of the threats facing our nation. The truth is, the United States now faces the highest threat level since the 9/11 attacks. Our deteriorating national security position largely stems from the withdrawal of the United States, under President Obama’s direction, fr... Read more