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Security Clearance Reform: The Way Forward


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This will be the fifth in a series of Subcommittee hearings on the federal government’s security clearance process. This hearing will examine progress in improving the security clearance process over the last year. Specifically, the hearing will focus on reform efforts underway in the Administration’s Joint Security and Suitability Reform Team to streamline, standardize and update the process.


Panel 1

  • Ms.  Brenda S. Farrell
    Director, Defense,Capabilities, and Management
    U.S. Government Accountability Office
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  • The Honorable  Clay Johnson III
    Deputy Director for Management
    Office of Management and Budget
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  • Ms.  Beth McGrath
    Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Business Transformation
    Department of Defense
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  • Mr.  John Fitzpatrick
    Director of Specialty Security Center
    Office of the Director of National Intelligence
  • Kathy L. Dillaman
    Associate Director, Federal Investigative Services Division
    U.S. Office of Personnel Management
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