McKeon Calls for Leak Investigation Around Foley Rescue Attempt

August 21, 2014

Washington, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. “Buck” McKeon, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on news that an internal leak prompted the disclosure of a classified operation to rescue James Foley: “Like all Americans, I con...

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Former National Security Advisers: "NATO-Based Nuclear Weapons are an Advantage in a Dangerous World"

August 20, 2014

Scowcroft, Hadley, Miller make the case for U.S. Nuclear Deterrence in Washington Post Opinion Piece Payne and Schneider Detail Russia's Long History of Cheating on Arms Control Treaties in the Wall Street Journal NATO-Based Nuclear ...

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JUST THE FACTS: Obama Administration's Long-Overdue Recognition of Russian Cheating on the INF Treaty

July 30, 2014

Washington, D.C. - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA) made the following statement about President Obama's admission that the Russian government is cheating on the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty: "It took two years for P...

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JUST THE FACTS: How the Transfer of the Taliban Five Violated The Law

July 28, 2014

Washington D.C. - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA) released the following fact sheet ahead of the Committee's markup of H.Res 644 expressing disapproval of the Obama administration's transfer of five senior Taliban leader...

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Vice Chairman Thornberry on CNN: ISIS Trying to Intimidate the U.S.

House Armed Services Committee Vice Chairman Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX) appeared on CNN today to discuss the threat posed by ISIS and the U.S. response. You can view the full intervi...

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