Full Committee Hearing

Nominations


Full Committee Date: Tuesday, July 20, 2021 Time: 10:00 AM Location: SD-G50 and Videoconference Presiding: Senator Menendez
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Agenda


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.

Witnesses


  1. Dr. Karen Donfried
    of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (European Affairs and Eurasian Affairs)
  2. The Honorable Mary Catherine Phee
    of Illinois, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (African Affairs), a Member of the Board of Directors of the African Development Foundation, and a Member of the Board of Directors of the African Development Foundation
  3. Ms. Anne A. Witkowsky
    to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Conflict and Stabilization Operations), and to be Coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization
  4. Ms. Paloma Adams-Allen
    of the District of Columbia, to be a Deputy Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (Management and Resources)