Congressional Testimony



Mary Kendall, Deputy Inspector General, U.S. Department of the Interior

March 19, 2014
Response Letter to The Honorable Doc Hastings, Chairman, Committee on Natural Resources

July 9, 2013

Mining in America: Powder River Basin Coal Mining, the Benefits and Challenges
House Committee on Natural Resources

March 14, 2013
Major Management and Performance Challenges Facing the Department of the Interior
House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
Subcommittee on Oversight


August 2, 2012
Oversight of the Actions, Independence and Accountability of the Acting Inspector General for the Department of the Interior
House Committee on Natural Resources

October 6, 2011
Challenges in the Administration of Contracts Between the Federal Government and Small Businesses
House Committee on Small Business
Subcommittee on Contracting and Workforce


April 7, 2011
Challenges with Economic Development on Tribal Lands and Job Creation for American Indians
House Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and Procurement Reform

March 1, 2011
Challenges Facing the Department of the Interior
House Committee on Appropriations
Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies


July 22, 2010
Offshore Drilling: Will Interior's Reforms Change Its History of Failed Oversight?
Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, United States House of Representatives

June 17, 2010
Minerals Management Service Oversight Hearing
House Committee on Natural Resources
Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources


May 26, 2010
Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Strategy and Implications of the Deepwater Horizon Rig Explosion
House Committee on Natural Resources

April 2, 2009
Minerals Management Service Oversight Hearing
House Committee on Appropriations
Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies


March 17, 2009
Details of Oil and Gas Royalty Production on the Outer Continental Shelf
Committee on Natural Resources and Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources, United States House of Representatives


March 3, 2009
Most Challenging Issues that DOI Faces Today
Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittees on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies, United States House of Representatives

Robert A. Knox, Assistant Inspector General for Investigations

January 9, 2014
Obama Administration's War on Coal: The Recent Report by the Office of Inspector General
Committee on Natural Resources

August 2, 2013
Accountability and Accuracy of the U.S. Park Police Firearms Inventory
Subcommittee on National Security and Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

Kimberly Elmore, Assistant Inspector General for Audits, Inspections, and Evaluations

February 14, 2013
The Past, Present and Future of the Federal Helium Program
House Committee on Natural Resources