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Apr 27, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, today released the following prepared remarks for the subcommittee’s hearing on the defense acquisition workforce:

Apr 22, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Armed Services Committee Ranking Member John M. McHugh (R-NY) and Chairman Ike Skelton (D-MO), along with Rep. Rob Andrews (D-NJ) and Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX), will introduce legislation this afternoon to address challenges that currently exist in the Department of Defense’s weapons acquisition system.

Apr 22, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC  – Today Rep. Ike Skelton (D-MO), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee and Ranking Member John M. McHugh (R-NY), along with Rep. Rob Andrews (D-NJ) and Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX), announced that they would be introducing the Weapons Acquisition System reform Through Enhancing Technical Knowledge and Oversight (the WASTE TKO Act).

Apr 22, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The House Armed Services Committee today heard testimony from outside experts on the future of the military partnership between the United States and Pakistan with an emphasis on building an effective counterinsurgency strategy.   Witnesses included Lieutenant General David Barno (ret.), Director of the Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies; Dr. David Kilcullen, Senior Fellow at East West Institute; and Shuja Nawaz, Director of the South Asia Center at the Atlantic Council of the United States.

Apr 22, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (R-MD), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Air and Land Forces, today released the following prepared remarks for the subcommittee’s hearing on the U.S. Army’s aircraft programs:

Apr 21, 2009 Press Release

Washington D.C. – U.S. Congressman J. Randy Forbes (R-VA), Ranking Member of the Readiness Subcommittee, released the following prepared remarks for the subcommittee’s hearing on Air Sovereignty Alert operations:

Apr 1, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson (R-SC), Ranking Member of the Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel, issued the following statement today after introducing H.R.1864, bipartisan legislation to raise basic military pay by 3.4 percent.  Under the President’s budget, basic pay would only be increased by the 2.9 percent required by law.

Apr 1, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson (R-SC), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel, today released the following prepared remarks for the subcommittee’s hearing on improving recovery and full accounting of POW/MIA personnel from all past conflicts:

Apr 1, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congressman John M. McHugh (R-NY), the Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following prepared remarks for the committee’s hearing on the Obama Administration’s strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan, as well as developments in U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) and Special Operations Command (SOCOM) areas of responsibilities (AOR):

Apr 1, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller (R-FL), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Terrorism, Unconventional Threats and Capabilities, today released the following prepared remarks for the subcommittee’s hearing on challenges and opportunities facing the United States from terrorism and irregular warfare:

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