The Committee oversees the hearing and confirmation process for Executive nominations to the Department of Homeland Security, the Office of Management and Budget, the Government Accountability Office, District of Columbia judges, Postal Commissioners, and more. 

The Committee holds thorough hearings for individuals nominated by the Administration to positions under its jurisdiction to ensure that the bureaus and agencies vital to our national interests have strong, steady leadership and that the nominees put forward have the skills necessary to step in and be effective in their posts from day one.