Oversight of the Department of State and Foreign Operations Programs, Hearing Before the Subcommittee of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs of the Committee on Appropriations, United States House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, First Session, March 9, 2017 [open pdf - 532KB]
This testimony compilation made by the HSDL staff is from the March 9, 2017 hearing, "Oversight of the Department of State and Foreign Operations Programs," before the United States House of Representatives Subcommittee of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs of the Committee on Appropriations. The purpose of this hearing was to discuss, "discuss the challenges U.S. agencies face in administering and overseeing U.S. foreign assistance programs around the world. Programs supported through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)--the principal agency for providing foreign assistance--promote economic growth; democratic reform; and improved education, health, and security. USAID also provides emergency assistance to countries affected by a natural disaster, epidemic, or conflict." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Ann Calvaresi Barr and Steve A. Linick.
House Committee on Appropriations: https://appropriations.house.gov/