Hearing

04.12.18

Building for the Future: Examining Challenges Facing the Department of Homeland Security’s Consolidated Headquarters Project

April 12, 2018 10:00 AM | HOUSE CAPITOL VISITOR CENTER (HVC) ROOM 210

Plagued by schedule delays and cost overruns, the Department of Homeland Security’s Consolidated Headquarters Project at St. Elizabeth’s has struggled to adapt to management, funding, and construction challenges. The purpose of this hearing is to continue oversight over the headquarters project and learn why the Department has failed to fulfill the requirements of Public Law 114-150, among other items.

Opening Statements

Rep. Scott Perry (R-PA), Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement

Live Stream

Witnesses

 Mr. Thomas D. Chaleki 
Chief Readiness Support Officer 
Directorate for Management 
U.S. Department of Homeland Security 
Witness Testimony

Mr. Michael Gelber 
Deputy Commissioner 
Public Buildings Service 
General Services Administration 
Witness Testimony

Mr. Christopher P. Currie 
Director 
Emergency Management; National Preparedness; and 
Critical Infrastructure Protection 
Homeland Security and Justice Team 
U.S. Government Accountability Office 
Witness Testimony