Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service should contact Aaron Woolf, Subcommittee Chief Clerk, no later than 3 business days before the hearings. This will allow the office a reasonable amount of time before the event to make any necessary arrangements.
The Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce and the District of Columbia held a joint hearing with the Subcommittee on Disaster Recovery and Intergovernmental Affairs. The purpose of the hearing was to examine the National Capital Region’s emergency preparedness and response. The National Capital Region presents unique challenges to emergency management because of the large Federal presence and the involvement of numerous jurisdictions. This hearing addressed strategic planning in the National Capital Region, opportunities to reduce duplication of efforts, decision-making authority in a crisis, and communication capabilities.
Director, Office of National Capital Region Coordination Federal Emergency Management Agency
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Deputy Director, Facilities, Security, and Contracting
U.S. Office of Personnel Management
Director, Homeland Security and Justice Team
U.S. Government Accountability Office
Director, Maryland Emergency Management Agency
State of Maryland
Secretary of Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
The Commonwealth of Virginia
Deputy Mayor for Public Safety and Justice
District of Columbia