WASHINGTON - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, will host an off camera press gaggle Thursday that will be open to Capitol Hill credentialed media. Today's gaggle will be postponed until tomorrow.
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WASHINGTON – House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry today announced the final majority members who will lead and serve on subcommittees for the 115th Congress.
WASHINGTON - Today, Chairman Thornberry (R-TX) discussed Russian INF treaty violations that stem back to the Obama Administration as well as recent Russian aggression with Fox News. To watch the interview click below:
The Congressional Budget Office today released a report projecting the costs of U.S. Nuclear Forces from 2017 to 2026. Calling "nuclear weapons the "cornerstone of U.S. national security since they were developed," the report highlights the fact that "current nuclear forces are reaching the end of their service life," making a compelling case for investment in modernization efforts.
WASHINGTON - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on the New York Times report that Russia has deployed potentially nuclear-armed cruise missiles, the mere possession of which would be Russia’s second violation of the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty: