Subcommittee Hearings

Subcommittee on Contracting and Workforce

Insourcing Gone Awry: Outsourcing Small Business Jobs
On Thursday, June 23 at 10:00 am, the House Small Business Committee Subcommittee on Contracting and Workforce held a hearing entitled Insourcing Gone Awry: Outsourcing Small Business Jobs. The hearing will took place in Room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

This hearing reviewed the implementation of the Administration’s insourcing policies, and the effect of these policies on small businesses. Specifically, the Subcommittee investigated the lack of transparency into the insourcing process, and issues with the cost comparisons used when insourcing is intended achieve savings. The Subcommittee also addressed the issue of standing in these cases, the decision not to use public-private competitions, and the role the SBA is playing in insourcing decisions.

Opening Statement:

Chairman Mick Mulvaney (R-SC)

    Witnesses and Testimony:

  • Dawn L. Hamilton, President and CEO, Security Assistance Corporation, Arlington, VA
  • Bryant S. Banes, Managing Shareholder, Neel, Hooper & Banes, P.C., Houston, TX
  • Bonnie C. Carroll, President, Information International Associates, Oak Ridge, TN
  • Jacque Simon, Public Policy Director, American Federation of Government Employees, Washington, DC
  • Additional Items: