WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, will continue to lead bipartisan efforts to strengthen election security in America and protect against foreign threats.
Today at 12:15 p.m. ET/10:15 a.m. MT, Senator Heinrich will join Senate Intel Committee members in a press conference to preview the Committee's findings and recommendations on threats to election infrastructure.
Tomorrow, March 21, at 9:30 a.m. ET/7:30 a.m. MT, Senator Heinrich will participate in a Senate Intel Committee hearing on the attempted attacks on state election infrastructure in 2016, DHS efforts to improve election security, and the view from the states on their cybersecurity posture.
Senate Intel Committee Press Conference
WHO: Senate Intel Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC)
Senate Intel Committee Vice Chairman Mark Warner (D-VA)
U.S. Senator Susan Collins (R-ME)
U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM)
U.S. Senator James Lankford (R-OK)
U.S. Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA)
WHAT: Press Conference to Preview Committee's Election Security Findings
WHEN: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 12:15 p.m. ET/10:15 a.m. MT
WHERE: Senate Radio/TV Gallery Studio (S.325, U.S. Capitol)
Press conference will stream live on Senator Heinrich's Facebook page.
Senate Intel Committee Open Hearing on Election Security
WHO: U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich
HEARING TOPIC: Open Hearing on Election Security
Witness Panel One
Secretary of DHS Kirstjen Nielsen
Former Secretary of DHS Jeh Johnson
Witness Panel Two
National Protection and Programs Directorate, Office of Cyber Security and Communications, DHS
Election Assistance Commission
Witness Panel Three
National Association of Secretaries of State
National Association of State Election Directors
Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
WHEN: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. ET/ 7:30 a.m. MT
WHERE: Hart Senate Office Building Room 216