Pipeline Cybersecurity: Protecting Critical Infrastructure

July 27, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Chair of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation will convene a hearing titled “Pipeline Cybersecurity: Protecting Critical Infrastructure“ at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. The hearing will examine the current state of pipeline cybersecurity and the role that federal regulators play in protecting our nation’s critical infrastructure from malicious actors. This hearing will provide members an opportunity to examine recent actions taken in response to pipeline cyber incidents and gaps in our current oversight and regulatory structure.


  • Hon. David Pekoske, Administrator, Transportation Security Administration
  • Hon. Polly Trottenberg, Deputy Secretary, Department of Transportation
  • Leslie Gordon, Acting Director, Homeland Security and Justice, Government Accountability Office


Hearing Details:


Tuesday, July 27, 2021

10:00 a.m. EDT

Russell Senate Office Building 253


Watch LIVE at www.commerce.senate.gov


Due to current limited access to the Capitol complex, the general public is encouraged to view this hearing via the live stream. Social distancing is now lifted for vaccinated members of the press who wish to attend.





Majority Statement

  • Chair Maria Cantwell

Minority Statement

  • Ranking Member Roger Wicker

Witness Panel 1