Nielsen to testify before House Homeland Security panel next month

February 5, 2019

Via: The Hill

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen will testify before a congressional committee early next month.

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Ala.), the ranking member of the House Homeland Security Committee, said in a statement that Nielsen will appear before the committee on March 6.

The announcement comes after the committee’s chairman, Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.), was highly critical of Nielsen for not agreeing to testify before the committee earlier and floated the idea of issuing a subpoena for her appearance.

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