The War on Police: How the Federal Government Undermines State and Local Law Enforcement

Subcommittee on Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts

Date: Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Time: 02:15 PM
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building 226
Presiding: Chairman Cruz

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Agenda

 NOTICE OF COMMITTEE HEARING

       The Senate Committee on the Judiciary has scheduled a hearing of the Subcommittee on Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts entitled “The War on Police: How the Federal Government Undermines State and Local Law Enforcement” for Tuesday, November 17 at 2:15 p.m., in Room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

       By order of the Chairman.

Witnesses

Panel I

  1. Ms. Vanita Gupta

    Incoming President and CEO
    Leadership Conference for Civil and Human Rights
    Former Acting Assistant Attorney General and Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General
    Civil Rights Division
    United States Department of Justice
    Washington, DC

  2. Mr. Ronald L. Davis
    Director
    Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, United States Department of Justice
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Ms. Heather Mac Donald
    Fellow
    Manhattan Institute
    New York , NY
  2. Ms. Sherrilyn Ifill
    President and Director-Counsel
    National Association for the Advancement of Colored People's Legal Defense and Education Fund
    Washington , DC
  3. Mr. John P. Walters
    Chief Operating Officer
    Hudson Institute
    Washington , DC
  4. Dr. Cedric L. Alexander
    Chief of Police
    Dekalb County Police Department
    Tucker , GA
  5. Mr. Robert N. Driscoll
    Member
    McGlinchey Stafford PLLC
    Washington , DC
  6. Mr. Andrew C. McCarthy
    Former Chief Assistant United States Attorney, Southern District of New York
    Department of Justice
    New York , NY