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Testimony

111th Congress
First Session - 2009 | Second Session - 2010

Date Subject Committee/Subcommittee Witness
01-08-09 Lessons from the Mumbai Terrorist Attacks Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte Donald Van Duyn
Chief Intelligence Officer, FBI
02-11-09 The Need for Increased Fraud Enforcement in the Wake of the Economic Downturn Senate Judiciary Comte Rita Glavin
Acting AAG, Criminal Division

John Pistole
Deputy Director, FBI
02-11-09 (Statement for the Record) Youth Violence: Trends, Myths and Solutions House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Laurie Robinson
Acting AAG, OJP
03-04-09 Tax Haven Banks and U.S. Tax Compliance - Obtaining the Names of U.S. Clients with Swiss Accounts Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte, Permanent Subcomte on Investigations John DiCicco
Acting AAG, Tax Division
03-05-09 Consumer Protection in the Used and Subprime Car Market House Energy and Commerce Comte, Subcomte on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection James Burch
Acting Director, Bureau of Justice Assistance, OJP
03-10-09 (Statement for the record) Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA): Barriers to Timely Compliance by States House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security John Clark
Director, US Marshals Service
03-11-09 The Mumbai Attacks: A Wake-Up Call for America’s Private Sector House Homeland Security Comte, Subcomte on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection James McJunkin
Deputy Assistant Director, Counterterrorism Division, FBI
03-11-09 Violent Islamist Extremism: Al-Shabaab Recruitment in America Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte Philip Mudd
Associate Executive Assistant Director, National Security Branch, FBI
03-17-09 Law Enforcement Responses to Mexican Drug Cartels Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime and Drugs William Hoover
Assistant Director for Field Operations, ATF

Anthony Placido
Assistant Administrator for Intelligence Division, DEA
03-18-09 Administration of the Freedom of Information Act: Current Trends House Oversight & Government Reform Committee, Subcommittee on Information Policy, Census, and National Archives Melanie Pustay
Director, Office of Information Policy
03-20-09 Federal and State Enforcement of Financial Consumer and Investor Protection Laws House Financial Services Comte Rita Glavin
Acting AAG, Criminal Division

John Pistole
Deputy Director, FBI
03-25-09 Southern Border Violence: Homeland Security Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Responsibilities Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte David Ogden
Deputy Attorney General
03-25-09 Oversight of the FBI Senate Judiciary Comte Robert Mueller
Director, FBI
03-31-09 Do the Payment Card Industry Data Standards Reduce Cybercrime House Homeland Security Comte, Subcomte on Emerging Threats, Cybersecurity, and Science and Technology Rita Glavin
Acting AAG, Criminal Division
04-01-09 Proposals to Fight Fraud and Protect Taxpayers, Including: H.R.1748, The “Fight Fraud Act of 2009;” H.R.1292, To amend Title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968; H.R.1667, The “War Profiteering Prevention Act of 2009;” H.R.___, The False Claims Corrections Act;” H.R.____, The “Financial Crimes Resources Act of 2009;” H.R.____, The “Money Laundering Correction Act of 2009;” and H.R.78, The “Stop Mortgage Fraud Act” House Judiciary Comte Rita Glavin
Acting AAG, Criminal Division

John Pistole
Deputy Director, FBI
04-21-09 A New Age for Newspapers: Diversity of Voices, Competition and the Internet House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Courts and Competition Policy Carl Shapiro
DAAG for Economics, Antitrust Division
04-28-09 (Statement for the Record) The Victims of Crime Act: 25 Years of Protecting and Supporting Victims Senate Judiciary Comte Joye Frost
Acting Director, Office for Victims of Crime, OJP
04-29-09 Racial and Ethnic Disparities: Criminal Justice, Sentencing, and Crack and Powder Cocaine Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime and Drugs Lanny Breuer
AAG, Criminal Division
05-06-09 Fraud in the Medicare and Medicaid Programs Senate Special Comte on Aging R. Alexander Acosta
U.S. Attorney, S.D. Florida
05-06-09 The Future of Journalism Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Comte, Subcomte on Communications, Technology, and the Internet Carl Shapiro
DAAG for Economics, Antitrust Division
05-06-09 Escalating Violence in Mexico and the Southwest Border as a Result of the Illicit Drug Trade House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Stuart Nash
Associate Deputy Attorney General and Director, Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Forces

William Hoover
Acting Deputy Director, ATF

Anthony Placido
Assistant Administrator for Intelligence, DEA
05-12-09 Helping State and Local Law Enforcement Senate Judiciary Comte Thomas Perrelli
Associate Attorney General
05-13-09 Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Kenneth Melson
Acting Director, ATF
05-14-09 Oversight of the Department of Justice House Judiciary Comte Eric Holder
Attorney General
05-14-09 H.R. 1507, The Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2009 House Oversight and Government Reform Comte Rajesh De
DAAG, OLP
05-20-09 Oversight of the FBI House Judiciary Comte Robert Mueller
Director, FBI
05-20-09 Criminal Prosecution as a Deterrent to Health Care Fraud Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime and Drugs Lanny Breuer
AAG, Criminal Division
05-21-09 Unfairness in Federal Cocaine Sentencing: Is It Time to Crack the 100 to 1 Disparity? House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Lanny Breuer
AAG, Criminal Division
06-10-09 The Continued Importance of the Violence Against Women Act Senate Judiciary Comte Catherine Pierce
Acting Director, Office on Violence Against Women
06-11-09 S. 372, The Whistleblower Enhancement Act Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte, Subcomte on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Rajesh De
DAAG, OLP
06-17-09 Oversight of the Department of Justice Senate Judiciary Comte Eric Holder
Attorney General
06-17-09 Identity Theft: A Victims Bill of Rights House Oversight and Government Reform Comte, Subcomte on Information Policy, Census and National Archives Jason Weinstein
DAAG, Criminal Division
06-18-09 Examining State Business Incorporation Practices: A Discussion of the Incorporation Transparency and Law Enforcement Assistance Act (S.596) Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte Jennifer Shasky Calvery
Senior Counsel to the Deputy Attorney General
06-23-09 Confronting Drug Trafficking in West Africa Senate Foreign Relations Comte, Subcomte on African Affairs Thomas Harrigan
Assistant Administrator and Chief of Operations, Operations Division, DEA
06-25-09 The Matthew Shepard Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009 (S. 909) Senate Judiciary Comte Eric Holder
Attorney General
06-25-09 S. 797, The Tribal Law and Order Act of 2009 Senate Comte on Indian Affairs Thomas Perrelli
Associate Attorney General
06-25-09 Accountability, Transparency, and Uniformity in Corporate Deferred Prosecution and Non-Prosecution Agreements House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Commercial and Administrative Law Gary Grindler
DAAG, Criminal Division
07-07-09 Military Commissions Senate Armed Services Comte David Kris
AAG, National Security Division
07-09-09 The Rise of Mexican Drug Cartels and U.S. National Security House Oversight and Government Reform Comte Lanny Breuer
AAG, Criminal Division

William Hoover
Assistant Director for Field Operations, ATF

Anthony Placido
Assistant Administrator for Intelligence, DEA
07-16-09 Budgeting for Nuclear Waste Management House Committee on the Budget Michael Hertz
DAAG, Civil Division
07-16-09 Combating Border Violence: The Role of Interagency Coordination in Investigations House Homeland Security Comte, Subcomte on Border, Maritime, and Global Counterterrorism William McMahon
Deputy Assistant Director for Field Operations, ATF

Anthony Placido
Assistant Administrator for Intelligence, DEA
07-21-09 Federal Bureau of Prisons Oversight House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Harley Lappin
Director, Federal Bureau of Prisons
07-24-09 Reforming the Military Commissions Act of 2006 and Detainee Policy House Armed Services Comte David Kris
AAG, National Security Division
07-28-09 Prosecuting Terrorists: Civilian and Military Trials for GTMO and Beyond Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Terrorism and Homeland Security David Kris
AAG, National Security Division
07-30-09 Proposals to Reform the Military Commissions System House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties David Kris
AAG, National Security Division
08-06-09 S.1011, The Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act of 2009 (S.1011) Senate Indian Affairs Comte Sam Hirsch
Deputy Associate Attorney General
09-10-09 Statement for the Record Follow the Money: An Update on Stimulus Spending, Transparency, and Fraud Prevention Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte Scott Hammond
DAAG, Antitrust Division
09-15-09 Human Rights at Home: Mental Illness in U.S. Prisons and Jails Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Human Rights and the Law Samuel Bagenstos
DAAG, Civil Rights Division

Mary Lou Leary
DAAG, Office of Justice Programs

Harley Lappin
Director, Federal Bureau of Prisons
09-16-09 Oversight of the FBI Senate Judiciary Comte Robert Mueller
Director, FBI
09-19-09 Antitrust Matters in the Dairy Industry and the Current Crisis Facing the Industry Senate Judiciary Comte

Christine Varney
AAG, Antitrust Division
09-22-09 Strengthening Security and Oversight of Biological Research Laboratories Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Terrorism and Homeland Security Daniel Roberts
Assistant Director, Criminal Justice Information Services Division, FBI
09-22-09 The USA PATRIOT Act House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Todd Hinnen
DAAG, National Security Division
09-22-09 Local Role of the U.S. Parole Commission House Oversight and Government Reform Comte, Subcomte on Federal Workforce, Postal Service, and the District of Columbia Isaac Fulwood
Chairman, U.S. Parole Commission
09-22-09 Reauthorization of the Innocence Protection Act House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, & Homeland Security, Lynn Overmann
Senior Adviser, OJP
09-23-09 Reauthorizing the USA PATRIOT Act: Ensuring Liberty and Security Senate Judiciary Comte David Kris
AAG, National Security Division

Glenn Fine
Inspector General
09-29-09 Implementation of the Crime Victims Rights Act House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, & Homeland Security, Laurence Rothenberg
DAAG, OLP

Mary Lou Leary
Acting AAG, OJP
09-29-09 Body Building Products and Hidden Steroids: Enforcement Barriers Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime and Drugs Joseph Rannazzisi
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, DEA
09-30-09 Eight Years After 9/11: Confronting the Terrorist Threat to the Homeland Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte Robert Mueller
Director, FBI
09-30-09 A Prescription for Waste: Controlled Substance Abuse in Medicaid Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte, Subcomte on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services and International Security Joseph Rannazzisi
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, DEA
09-30-09 Advancing Freedom of Information in the New Era of Responsibility Senate Judiciary Comte Thomas Perrelli
Associate AG
10-06-09 No Safe Haven: Accountability for Human Rights Violators, Part II Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Human Rights and the Law, Lanny Breuer
AAG, Criminal Division

Arthur Cummings
Executive Assistant Director, FBI
10-14-09 Prohibiting Price Fixing and Other Anticompetitive Conduct in the Health Insurance Industry Senate Judiciary Comte Christine Varney
AAG, Antitrust Division
10-20-09
(Statement for the Record)
Girls in the Juvenile Justice System: Strategies to Help Girls Achieve Their Full Potential House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Jeff Slowikowski
Acting Administrator, OJJDP, OJP
10-28-09 Effective Strategies for Preventing Health Care Fraud Senate Judiciary Comte Tony West
AAG, Civil Division
11-05-09 Employment Non-Discrimination Act: Ensuring Opportunity for All Americans (S.1584) Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Comte Thomas Perez
AAG, Civil Rights Division
11-05-09 Business Formation and Financial Crime: Finding a Legislative Solution (S.569, the Incorporation Transparency and Law Enforcement Assistance Act) Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte Jennifer Shasky
Senior Counsel to the Deputy Attorney General
11-05-09 Combating Organized Retail Crime: The Role of Federal Law Enforcement House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security David Johnson
Section Chief, Criminal Investigative Division, FBI
11-05-09
(Statement for the Record)
The First Line of Defense: Reducing Recidivism at the Local Level Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime and Drugs Mary Lou Leary
Acting AAG, OJP
11-17-09 Cybersecurity: Preventing Terrorist Attacks and Protecting Privacy Rights in Cyberspace Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Terrorism and Homeland Security James Baker
Associate Deputy Attorney General

Steven Chabinsky
Deputy Assistant Director, Cyber Division, FBI
11-18-09 Oversight of the Department of Justice Senate Judiciary Comte Eric Holder
Attorney General
11-18-09 Accountability for Foreign Contractors: The Lieutenant Colonel Dominic “Rocky” Baragona Justice for American Heroes Harmed by Contractors Act (S.526) Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte, Subcomte on Contracting Oversight Tony West
AAG, Civil Division
12-03-09 The Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Thomas Perez
AAG, Civil Rights Division
11-19-09
(Statement for the Record)
To examine Drug Smuggling and Gang Activity in Indian Country Senate Indian Affairs Comte Thomas Harrigan
Chief of Operations, DEA
12-02-09 The Guam War Claims Review Commission House Armed Services Comte Mauricio Tamargo
Chairman, FCSC

(Testified in his capacity as former Chairman, Guam War Claims Review Commission)
12-03-09 The Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Thomas Perez
AAG, Civil Rights Division
12-03-09 Unauthorized Disclosure of Classified Information Senate Select Comte on Intelligence Eric Holder
Attorney General

Robert Mueller
Director, FBI (Statement is Classified)
12-09-09 Mortgage Fraud, Securities Fraud, and the Financial Meltdown: Prosecuting Those Responsible Senate Judiciary Comte Lanny Breuer
AAG, Criminal Division

Kevin Perkins
Assistant Director, Criminal Investigative Division, FBI
12-09-09 Protecting Intellectual Property Rights in a Global Economy: Current Trends and Future Challenges House Oversight and Government Reform Comte, Subcomte on Government Management, Organization, and Procurement Jason Weinstein
DAAG, Criminal Division
12-09-09 Five Years After the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act: Stopping Terrorist Travel Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Comte Timothy Healy
Director, Terrorist Screening Center, FBI
12-10-09 H.R. 1924, The Tribal Law and Order Act of 2009 House Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Thomas Perrelli
Associate Attorney General
12-10-09 The Treaty Between the Government of the US and the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland Concerning Defense Trade Cooperation; and The Treaty Between the Government of the US and the Government of Australia Concerning Defense Trade Cooperation Senate Foreign Relations Comte James Baker
Associate Deputy Attorney General
12-15-09 Ensuring the Effective Use of DNA Evidence to Solve Rape Cases Nationwide Senate Judiciary Comte DOJ Statement for the Record
12-16-09 The Law of the Land: U.S. Implementation of Human Rights Treaties Senate Judiciary Comte, Subcomte on Human Rights and the Law Thomas Perez
AAG, Civil Rights Division
12-17-09 Cobell v. Salazar Settlement Agreement Senate Indian Affairs Comte Thomas Perrelli
Associate AG

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Updated: June 2013