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Trouble at the Top: Are Vacancies at the Department of Homeland Security Undermining the Mission? Hearing Before the Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, First Session, May 1, 2019   [open pdf - 691KB]

This is the May 1, 2019 hearing on "Trouble at the Top: Are Vacancies at the Department of Homeland Security Undermining the Mission?" held before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security. From the opening statement of Bennie G. Thompson, the hearing was held to "examine how the unprecedented number of vacancies and continual turnover at the Department of Homeland Security is undermining its critical mission to secure the homeland. [...] In addition to the Secretary and deputy secretary vacancies, at least 12 other critical positions across the Department's key components and offices are operating without permanent leadership. [...] Moreover, there are another 50 senior leadership positions vacant throughout the Department, including those tasked with overseeing the daily operations of DHS." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Eugene L. Dodaro and John Roth.

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Serial No. 116-15
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2019
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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