Washington, D.C. – Republicans on the House Armed Services Committee today criticized House Democrats for voting against a proposal that would have assured American troops currently deployed in Iraq that Democrat legislation would not pose an increased operational risk to them. House Democrats overwhelming voted against a motion to recommit offered by Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) during floor debate on H.R. 3159.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman John M. McHugh (R-NY), ranking Republican on the Military Personnel Subcommittee, today released the following opening statement for the subcommittee’s hearing on Army recruiting and retention:
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA), senior Republican on the House Armed Services Committee, today released the following statement in response to Majority Whip James Clyburn’s comments about positive reports from Iraq.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Todd Akin (R-MO), senior Republican on the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations, today released the following opening statement for the subcommittee’s hearing on alternatives for Iraq:
Washington D.C. – U.S. Rep. Jim Saxton (R-NJ), senior Republican on the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Air and Land Forces, today delivered Ranking Republican Duncan Hunter’s opening statement for the full committee hearing on the implications of granting habeas corpus rights to terrorists held at Guantanamo Bay (GTMO), which is unprecedented in a time of war.