03.29.17

Threats to Space Assets and Implications for Homeland Security

March 29, 2017 2:00 PM | HOUSE CAPITOL VISITOR CENTER (HVC) ROOM 210

The purpose of this joint hearing with the Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces is to discuss the critical role of space-based capabilities in emergency preparedness and response efforts and the threats to the space systems providing such capabilities.

Opening Statements

Rep. Dan Donovan (R-NY), Subcommittee Chairman
Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications Subcommittee
Opening Statement

Rep. Mike Rogers, (R-AL), Subcommittee Chairman
Strategic Forces Subcommittee
Opening Statement

Live Stream

Witnesses

General William Shelton
Former Commander
U.S. Air Force Space Command
Witness Testimony

Admiral Thad Allen
Former Commandant
U.S. Coast Guard
Member
GPS Advisory Board
Witness Testimony

The Honorable Joseph Nimmich
Former Deputy Administrator
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Witness Testimony