Press Release


A Look Ahead: House Committee on Homeland Security

Washington, D.C. (Friday, July 29, 2011) – Today, ­U.S. Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, announced the following upcoming Committee events:

Thursday, August 4

The United States Secret Service: Examining Protective and Investigative Missions and Challenges in 2012

2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 4 in 311 Cannon House Office Building

Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence

Rep. Patrick Meehan (PA), Chairman


Mr. Mark Sullivan
United States Secret Service

Chairman Meehan on the hearing:

“At this hearing, the Subcommittee will examine the Secret Service’s protective and investigative missions. In addition, the Subcommittee will hear from Director Sullivan on the challenges posed by the 2012 presidential election and numerous National Special Security Events (NSSEs) in the upcoming year.”


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