Opening Statements

Rep. Edward R. Royce, Chairman
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Chairman Royce’s Opening Statement:


Chairman Royce Questions Witnesses:

The Honorable Roberta S. Jacobson
Assistant Secretary
Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs
U.S. Department of State
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Mr. John E. Smith
Deputy Director
Office of Foreign Assets Control
U.S. Department of the Treasury
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Mr. Matthew S. Borman
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration
Bureau of Industry and Security
U.S. Department of Commerce
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Hearing transcript (PDF)


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