Washington, D.C. – Today House Armed Services Committee Chairman Ike Skelton (D-Mo.) announced that the full committee will hold a hearing on the Army Inspector General’s report on mismanagement at Arlington National Cemetery on Wednesday, June 30, 2010. 


“Arlington National Cemetery is a sacred place, and it is important for us to make sure the Army is taking all of the necessary steps to keep such egregious actions from ever happening again. I want our witnesses to explain how they plan to correct the management problems at Arlington,” said Skelton.

Hearing on Arlington National Cemetery

10:00 a.m. – Wednesday, June 30, 2010

2118 Rayburn House Office Building 


Invited witnesses:


The Honorable John McHugh

Secretary of the Army


Lieutenant General R. Steven Whitcomb

Army Inspector General