Posts (Filtered by Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee)

Terrorism in North Africa: An Examination of the ...

The United States continues to face a dynamic threat from al-Qaeda and ISIS affiliates across the globe. This threat will only grow as ISIS loses territory in Iraq and Syria, and al-Qaeda fights ...

March 29, 2017

The Future of Counterterrorism: Addressing the ...

Multiple terrorist networks actively plot attacks against the United States, and American interests, or encourage adherents to conduct inspired attacks inside the U.S. homeland without specific ...

February 28, 2017

State and Local Perspectives on Federal ...

On February 26, 2015, the Subcommittee held a hearing with state and local law enforcement representatives to receive testimony regarding gaps with federal, state and local information sharing. ...

September 8, 2016

Counterintelligence and Insider Threats: How ...

The purpose of this hearing is to examine the counterintelligence and insider threats to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and its personnel, as well as programs to address those ...

July 13, 2016

Following the Money: Examining Current Terrorist ...

The purpose of this hearing is to examine current and developing trends in illicit financial activity that may be used to support ongoing plots and operations by global terrorist organizations ...

May 12, 2016

ISIS in the Pacific: Assessing Terrorism in ...

With ISIS’ continued push to recruit and radicalize around the globe, this hearing will examine the current threat ISIS affiliates and supporters pose to U.S. interests and allies in Southeast ...

April 27, 2016

The Future of Iranian Terror and Its Threat to ...

Given Iran’s longstanding relationships with international terrorist networks and continued hostility to the United States, this hearing will examine current Iranian terror proxy groups and threats ...

February 11, 2016

Terror Inmates: Countering Violent Extremism in ...

This hearing will delve into the number of terror inmates that will be released from U.S. prisons in the next decade, seeks recommendations for improving detection and monitoring of radical ideology ...

October 28, 2015

H.R. 3505, the Department of Homeland Security ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) to improve the management and administration of the security clearance processes throughout the Department of Homeland Security. Full text H.R. ...

September 24, 2015

H.R. 3598, the Fusion Center Enhancement Act of ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Lou Barletta (R-PA), enhances the partnership between the Department of Homeland Security and the National Network of Fusion Centers. Full text of the H.R. 3598, the ...

September 24, 2015

Safeguarding our Nation’s Surface Transportation

The purpose of this hearing is to receive an update on the state of rail and mass transit security, identify where progress has been made since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

September 17, 2015

Subcommittee Markup: H.R. 3350, H.R. 3361, H.R. ...

Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee to hold markup: H.R. 3350, the Know the CBRN Terrorism Threats to Transportation Act, introduced by Rep. Brian Higgins (D-NY) H.R. 3361, the ...

September 17, 2015

H.R. 3503, the Department of Homeland Security ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ), to require an assessment of fusion center personnel needs. Full text H.R. 3503 as introduced on September 11, 2015. Subcommittee ...

September 16, 2015

Committee Print, the Fusion Center Enhancement ...

A Committee Print to clarify the partnership between the Department of Homeland Security and the National Network of Fusion Centers, including Departmental support to fusion centers relating to ...

September 16, 2015

H.R. 3361, the Department of Homeland Security ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Peter King (R-NY) to establish the Insider Threat Program. Full text H.R. 3361 as introduced on July 29, 2015. Subcommittee Markup September 17, ...

September 16, 2015

H.R. 3350, the Know the CBRN Terrorism Threats to ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Brian Higgins (D-NY) to require a terrorism threat assessment on the transportation of chemical, biological, nuclear, and radiological materials through United States land ...

September 16, 2015

Subcommittee Hearing: Admitting Syrian Refugees: ...

This hearing will review the potential threat posed by terrorists exploiting refugee resettlement programs, the challenge of gathering sufficient information to vet them, and what additional risk ...

June 24, 2015

Subcommittee Hearing: Terrorism in Africa: The ...

Subcommittee Chairman Peter King, R-N.Y., on the hearing: “We are ever mindful of the continuing threat to our nation from terrorist groups originating in the Middle East and Afghanistan—in ...

April 29, 2015

Subcommittee Hearing: Addressing Remaining Gaps ...

February 26, 2015

Subcommittee Hearing: Jihadist Safe Havens: ...

July 24, 2014

Joint Subcommittee Hearing: Assessing Persistent ...

The Committee on Homeland Security’s Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence and the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies joint hearing ...

May 21, 2014