Armed Services 'Solarium' hearing postponed as senators still aim for in-person meeting

By Sara Friedman / April 7, 2020 at 3:48 PM
The Senate Armed Services Committee's move to paper hearings has slowed efforts to fold Cyberspace Solarium Commission recommendations into the fiscal year 2021 defense authorization bill, as the Senate panel's leaders want to hear directly from members of the high-profile advisory panel in person, according to a committee staffer. Work on Capitol Hill to pass a third COVID-19 stimulus package and the subsequent departure of lawmakers and their staffs from Washington to work remotely contributed to the decision to postpone...

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