Commissioners testify on "Leaving Iraq" to House CommitteeOn March 2, 2011, the Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense and Foreign Operations of the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held a hearing, "U.S. Military Leaving Iraq: Is the State Department Ready?"
Co-Chairman Michael Thibault and Commissioner Grant Green testified on behalf of the Commission. Their testimony included discussion of the Commission's Special Report 4, "Iraq-a forgotten mission?"
Other witnesses were:
Ambassador Patrick Kennedy, Under Secretary for Management,
Department of State
Ambassador Alexander Vershbow, Assistant Secretary of Defense,
International Security Affairs
Frank Kendall, Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense,
Acquisition, Technology and Logistics
Stuart Bowen, Jr., Special Inspector General for Iraq
C-SPAN video of the hearing