McKeon Statement on Action Against ISIL Terrorists in Syria

September 23, 2014

WASHINGTON DC-- Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on military action carried out against ISIL terrorists in Syria: “Our men and women in uniform are once again striking an enemy that thr...

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McKeon Statement on Bilateral Security Agreement with Afghan Government

September 29, 2014

Washington, D.C. - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA) made the following statement about the Bilateral Security Agreement with the Afghan Government: "I was pleased to hear that it appears the Obama Administration will be able to sign a ...

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McKeon Warns of Three Mistakes to Avoid with a New AUMF

September 29, 2014

House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA) wrote a letter to the editor of the Washington Post warning of three mistakes that must be avoided in any new authorization for use of military force or "AUMF." In the Chairman's view, a ...

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McKeon, Thornberry Seek Answers from National Security Advisor Susan Rice

September 26, 2014

Washington, D.C. - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA) and Vice Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) have written to National Security Advisor Susan Rice asking for clarification on the administration's position on authority necessary to defeat t...

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The Daily Beast: Navy Grounds Top Guns

Navy Grounds Top Guns By Dave Majumdar The Daily Beast October 17, 2014 Excerpts Below "The U.S. Navy’s elite cadre of fighter pilots—made famous by Top Gun—are not flying nearly often as they woul...

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