Coronavirus Panel to Hold Hearing on Administration Response to Ongoing Shortages of PPE, Critical Medical Supplies

Jun 30, 2020
Press Release

Washington, D.C. (June 30, 2020) — On Thursday, July 2, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. ET, the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, chaired by Rep. James E. Clyburn, will hold a hybrid in-person/remote hearing on “The Administration’s Efforts to Procure, Stockpile, and Distribute Critical Supplies.”

The hearing will examine the Administration’s efforts to procure needed personal protective equipment, testing media, and other medical supplies in response to the coronavirus pandemic.  The hearing will also cover the federal government’s plans to coordinate the distribution of supplies to states and local communities and to replenish the Strategic National Stockpile to meet current and future demand.


Select Subcommittee Hearing on “The Administration’s Efforts to Procure, Stockpile, and Distribute Critical Supplies”


9:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, July 2, 2020


2154 Rayburn House Office Building



Rear Admiral John Polowczyk

Supply Chain Stabilization Task Force

Vice Director of Logistics, Joint Chiefs of Staff

Department of Defense


Admiral Brett P. Giroir, M.D.

Assistant Secretary for Health

Department of Health and Human Services


The Honorable Kevin Fahey

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition

Department of Defense


Livestream will be available on YouTube, the Select Subcommittee website, and the Committee on Oversight and Reform website.


116th Congress