07.08.15

Subcommittee Hearing: Examining DHS’s Misplaced Focus on Climate Change

July 8, 2015 2:00 PM | 311 Cannon House Office Building

This hearing will examine the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) rhetoric, role, and budget regarding climate change.

Opening Statements

Rep. Scott Perry, R-Pa., Subcommittee Chairman 
Opening Statement [PDF]

Live Stream

Click to Watch Archived Video

Witnesses

PANEL I

Mr. Thomas Smith
Acting Assistant Secretary
Strategy, Planning, Analysis, and Risk
Office of Policy
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Statement [PDF]

Mr. Roy Wright
Deputy Associate Administrator
Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration
Federal Emergency Management Agency
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Statement [PDF]

Mr. Robert Kolasky
Deputy Assistant Secretary
Infrastructure Protection
National Protection and Programs Directorate
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Statement [PDF]

PANEL II

Mr. Marc A. Levy
Deputy Director
Center for International Earth
Science Information Network
Columbia University
Witness Statement [PDF]
Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]