The House Intelligence Committee plans to hold an initial open hearing on March 20 to investigate Russian intelligence efforts that targetedÂ the U.S., The Daily Caller reported Tuesday.
Kerry Picket writesÂ the panel invited government agency leaders such asÂ FBI‘s James Comey andÂ National Security Agency‘sÂ Mike Rogers as well as Dmitri Alperovitch and Shawn Henry, respectivelyÂ chief technology officer and chief security officer of Crowdstrike.
“I want to make sure that we hold as many of these hearings out in public so that the American people can attend and report on it,â said House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s 2017 Wash100 for 2017.
Leaders of theÂ Senate Intelligence Committee said in January they wouldÂ probeÂ counterintelligence issues related toÂ Russia and the 2016 U.S. elections.
In late 2016, the White HouseÂ imposed sanctions againstÂ Russia forÂ hacking and other efforts sought toÂ influence the presidential election.