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Dec 7, 2016 Defense Drumbeat
WASHINGTON - Last night, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, joined Fox News to discuss the reports regarding a Pentagon study done by the Defense Business Board on spending:
Dec 7, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Joseph Heck (R-NV), Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the hearing titled "California National Guard Bonus Repayment Issue." For testimony and to watch the hearing live click here.
Dec 6, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON ­– Representative Mac Thornberry (R-TX) and U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ), Chairman of the House and Senate Armed Services Committees, released the following statement today on the Washington Post’s report on the Defense Business Board’s findings concerning Pentagon bureaucracy:
Dec 5, 2016 Defense Drumbeat

Members of Congress, civilian officials, and military leaders gathered over the first weekend of December to address the health of our national defense and stimulate discussions that promote policies to strengthen the U.S. military.  Chairman Thornberry, honorary chairman of the event, opened the Reagan National Defense Forum, hosted at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, CA.  Watch his remarks and other HASC members who participated here.

Dec 2, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON- Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on the passage of National Defense Authorization Act for 2017, which passed the House by a vote of 375 to 34:
Dec 1, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement upon the announcement of General Mattis as the selection for Secretary of Defense:
Nov 30, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON- Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, today introduced the Conference Report for the FY17 National Defense Authorization Act. The NDAA supports $619 billion for national defense. In addition to matching the President’s original Budget Request of $610 billion, the NDAA also authorizes the $5.8 billion supplemental request for operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Europe. It also provides an additional $3.2 billion for Readiness Stabilization Funding to stop the drawdown of the military, which is fueling the readiness crisis.
Nov 30, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring two (2) hearings the week of December 5-9, 2016.
Nov 29, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON- Staff of the House and Senate Armed Services Committees will participate in a backgrounder today, on the forthcoming NDAA. This off camera briefing is open to press with Capitol Hill credentials only. Information from the briefing will be embargoed until 5:30 PM EDT today.
Nov 22, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring one (1) hearing the week of November 28 - December 2, 2016.

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