Full Committee Hearing

Advancing Effective U.S. Policy for Strategic Competition with China in the Twenty-First Century

Full Committee Date: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 Time: 10:00 AM Location: Videoconference Presiding: Senator Menendez
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For this hearing, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee will follow guidelines developed in consultation with the Office of the Attending Physician (OAP), the Senate Sergeant at Arms, and the Senate Rules Committee to protect the health of members,witnesses, staff, and the public. This includes maintaining six-foot social distance spacing in the hearing room.

Accordingly, press seating is limited. All media must RSVP to your respective gallery to reserve a seat, and only Hill-credentialed media will be permitted to attend. 

Per CDC guidelines, press should wear a mask. Masks and other PPE, as well as sanitation supplies, will be available at the entrance to the hearing room.  

Pursuant to guidance from the CDC and OAP, Senate office buildings are currently not open to the public other than official business visitors and credentialed press at this time. Accordingly, other in-person visitors cannot be accommodated at this hearing.


  1. Dr. Elizabeth Economy
    Senior Fellow
    Hoover Institution, Stanford University
    Washington , D.C.
  2. Mr. Tom Shugart
    Adjunct Senior Fellow
    Center for New American Security
    Washington , D.C.
  3. Mr. Saif Khan
    Research Fellow
    Center for Security and Emerging Technology
    Washington , D.C.

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