Oversight of the Federal Trade Commission

September 27, 2016

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, will convene a hearing on Tuesday, September 27, 2016,* at 10 a.m. entitled, “Oversight of the Federal Trade Commission.” As part of the Committee’s oversight responsibilities, the hearing will have a broad scope covering every aspect of the agency and major policy issues before the commission.

•    The Honorable Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman, Federal Trade Commission
•    The Honorable Maureen K. Ohlhausen, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission
•    The Honorable Terrell McSweeny, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission
Hearing Details:
Full Committee Hearing
Tuesday, September 27, 2016*
10:00 a.m.

* This hearing is subject to the Senate being in session

Full Committee hearing entitled “Oversight of the Federal Trade Commission”
This hearing will take place in Senate Russell Office Building, Room 253. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available at www.commerce.senate.gov.


Majority Statement

  • Chairman John Thune

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Edith Ramirez

    Federal Trade Commission
  • The Honorable Maureen K. Ohlhausen

    Federal Trade Commission
  • The Honorable Terrell McSweeny

    Federal Trade Commission