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Security Clearance Reform: Moving Forward on Modernization


Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building SD-342

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Member Statements


This hearing updated the Subcommittee on progress made to reform the security clearance process in response to recommendations and initiatives of the Joint Security and Suitability Reform Team (Joint Reform Team) over the past year. This was the Subcommittee’s sixth hearing on the clearance process.


Panel 1

  • The Honorable  Jeffrey D. Zients
    Federal Chief Performance Officer and Deputy Director for Management
    U.S. Office of Management and Budget
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  • The Honorable   John Berry
    U.S. Office of Personnel Management
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  • The Honorable  James R. Clapper
    Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence
    U.S. Department of Defense
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  • Mr.  David R. Shedd
    Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Policy, Plans, and Requirements
    Office of the Director of National Intelligence
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  • Ms.  Brenda S. Farrell
    Director, Defense,Capabilities, and Management
    U.S. Government Accountability Office
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