Friday, November 22, 2019

Guaranteeing a rest in peace

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 2:00pm
House Committee on Oversight and Reform

The hearing will help inform the public about the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency’s (DPAA) accounting efforts and allow the Subcommittee to conduct oversight of DPAA’s performance. The hearing will also examine whether DPAA has the necessary resources to carry out its mission, as well as whether it has used these resources effectively since its formation in 2015.

In fiscal year 2019, the DPAA recorded 218 identifications, the highest yearly total reached by the agency or its predecessor organizations, bringing important closure to family and loved ones.

Panel One
Kelly McKeague
Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency

Panel Two
Mark Noah
Chief Executive Officer
History Flight

Vincent “B.J.” Lawrence
Washington Office Executive Director
Veterans of Foreign Wars

Jo Anne Shirley
Former Chair
National League of POW/MIA Families