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Subcommittee Hearing on Strategic Competition in the Arctic

July 17, 2023

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tuesday, July 18, 2023, at 10:00 AM ET, the Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security, led by Chairman Carlos Gimenez (R-FL), will hold a hearing to examine the existing and future security threats in the Arctic Region and opportunities for the United States Coast Guard (USCG) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to effectively respond and address these threats.


WHAT: A Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security hearing entitled, Strategic Competition in the Arctic.

DATE: Tuesday, July 18, 2023

TIME: 10:00 AM ET

LOCATION: 310 Cannon House Office Building


Ronald O’Rourke
Specialist in Naval Affairs, Congressional Research Service

Luke Coffey
Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute

The Honorable Esther Brimmer
James H. Binger Senior Fellow in Global Governance, Council on Foreign Relations

Witness testimony can be found here. The hearing will be open to the public and press. Press must be congressionally credentialed and must RSVP by Monday, July 17 at 6pm ET.