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Chairman Bruce Westerman (AF-04)
Chairman Bruce Westerman
(AR-04)

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations is responsible for oversight of any federal agencies, programs and policies within the Committee’s jurisdiction.    

Republicans on the Subcommittee are committed to ensuring efficient, effective, and accountable agencies within the Department of the Interior, Department of Energy, Department of Agriculture, and Department of Commerce. Our goal is to expose waste, fraud, and abuse, and reform policies to ensure transparent, efficient, and effective use of taxpayer dollars.     


Jurisdiction of the Subcommittee:

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations has primary and general oversight and investigative authority on all activities, policies and programs within the jurisdiction of the Committee.

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Blow the Whistle:

Congress has an obligation to conduct oversight of the Executive Branch and take a careful, thoughtful look at the government's policies and actions. You can help by using the form HERE to alert the Natural Resources Committee of any potential waste, fraud or abuse within a federal agency or organization.

Gold King Mine Investigation and Oversight:

Read the documents HERE

Membership:

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations consists of 11 Members, 6 Republicans and 5 Democrats.

 

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Panel: Border Security, Environment Threatened on Federal Border Lands

Today, the Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations held a hearing to review bureaucratic challenges to securing the border on federal lands. Testimony highlighted the need to increase the U.S. Bord...... Read more

Panel Reviews Bill to Boost Domestic Critical Mineral Production

Today, the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held a legislative hearing on H.R. 520, the “National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act” (Rep. Mark Amodei) (R-NV). “There are many...... Read more

Bipartisan, Locally Supported National Monument Bills Advance Through Committee

Today, the House Committee on Natural Resources passed H.R. 4895, the “Medgar Evers National Monument Act” (Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-MS), establishing the Medgar Evers National Monument, and H.R. 835 (...... Read more

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Calendar

Legislative Hearing on HR 2947 and HR 4880
Water, Power and Oceans | 1324 Longworth House Office Building
Oversight Hearing, “Liquefied Natural Gas and U.S. Geopolitics"
Energy and Mineral Resources | 1324 Longworth House Office Building
Legislative Hearing on HR 1992, HR 3008, HR 4731, HR 5005
FL Hearing | 1324 Longworth House Office Building
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