By Zack Colman - 02/15/13 09:25 PM EST
An August 2012 DOE Inspector General report found “multiple system failures on several levels” allowed three trespassers who “defaced the building” to approach Y-12 undetected.
The lawmakers requested information on how the DOE was addressing security issues at nuclear facilities. The committee is planning a March 13 Oversight and Investigations subcommittee hearing on the subject.
Letter signatories include full committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.), ranking member Henry Waxman (D-Calif.), Vice Chairwoman Marsha BlackburnMarsha BlackburnLawmakers strip criminal penalties from bill aimed at online ticket scalpers GOP women push Trump on VP pick Overnight Healthcare: Senate making headway on Zika funding MORE (R-Tenn.), Oversight and Investigations subcommittee Chairman Tim Murphy (R-Pa.), subcommittee ranking member Diana DeGette (D-Colo.) and subcommittee Vice Chairman Michael BurgessMichael BurgessThe Hill's 12:30 Report GOP group promises ObamaCare replacement plan — soon No need to boost war budget MORE (R-Texas).