Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on China Challenges

July 23, 2020

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, chairman of the Subcommittee on Security, will convene a hearing titled, “The China Challenge: Realignment of U.S. Economic Policies to Build Resiliency and Competitiveness,” at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 30, 2020. The hearing will examine topics related to the Chinese Communist Party's unfair trade practices, intellectual property theft, and market manipulation and their harmful impact on U.S. global economic competitiveness.

Witness Panel 1:

  • Dr. Rush Doshi, Director of the Chinese Strategy Initiative, The Brookings Institution
  • Mr. Michael Wessel, Commissioner, U.S. - China Economic and Security Review Commission

Witness Panel 2:

  • The Honorable Keith Krach, Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment, U.S. Department of State
  • The Honorable Nazak Nikakhtar, Assistant Secretary for Industry and Analysis, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce

*Witness list subject to change

Hearing Details:

Thursday, July 30, 2020
10:00 a.m.
Subcommittee on Security

This hearing will take place in the Russell Senate Office Building 253. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on

*In order to maintain physical distancing as advised by the Office of the Attending Physician, seating for credentialed press will be limited throughout the course of the hearing. Due to current limited access to the Capitol complex, the general public is encouraged to view this hearing via the live stream.

**Witness panel updated 7/28/2020