Senate Intel to Hold Nomination Hearing for Director of National Intelligence

May 1, 2020

Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) and Vice Chairman Mark Warner (D-VA) will hold an open hearing Tuesday, May 5 at 9:30 a.m. on the nomination of Rep. John L. Ratcliffe to serve as Director of National Intelligence (DNI).

Rep. Ratcliffe currently represents Texas’ Fourth Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. He was formally nominated to serve as DNI by President Trump on March 2, 2020.

Hearing Details:

What: Nomination of John L. Ratcliffe to Director of National Intelligence”

Witness: Rep. John L. Ratcliffe

When: Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. ET

Where: Dirksen Senate Office Building Room 106

**Note: This hearing will be livestreamed on**

Please be advised: Due to ongoing social distancing protocols, hearing attendance will be limited to Senators, witnesses, and limited staff. The Committee is working with the Sergeant at Arms and Senate Press Galleries to facilitate media coverage compliant with the social distancing guidance provided by the Office of Attending Physician. If you are interested in covering this hearing, please contact Caitlin Carroll at Additional information will be available soon.