The hearing will be held on Wednesday, September 20, 2023, at 2:30 p.m. in Room 366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, DC.
The purpose of this hearing is to examine drought impacts on drinking water access and water availability.
The hearing will be webcast live on the Committee’s website, and an archived video will be available shortly after the hearing concludes. Witness testimony will be available on the website at the start of the hearing.
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Sen. Ron WydenChairWater and Power Subcommittee
Sen. James E. RischRanking MemberWater and Power Subcommittee
Witness Panel 1
Mr. Michael BrainPrincipal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Water & ScienceU.S. Department of the Interior
Mr. Kyle JonesPolicy & Legal DirectorCommunity Water Center
Chairman Jonathan W. SmithTribal CouncilConfederated Tribes of Warm Springs
Mr. Albert P. BarkerBoard MemberIdaho Water Resources Board