Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

News

Latest News

Mar 9, 2017 Defense Drumbeat
EXCLUSIVE: One month into the American invasion of Iraq in 2003, the U.S. military conducted the longest combat air assault in history, with roughly 4,000 soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division going deep into enemy territory at night in Mosul. Three years later, the division would carry out its last brigade-size air assault in combat during Operation Swarmer, also in Iraq.
Issues:
Mar 8, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, released this statement following passage of the defense appropriations bill with a overwhelmingly bi-partisan vote of 371-48:
Mar 8, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, and Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL), Chairman of the Strategic Forces Subcommittee, will host an off camera press gaggle Wednesday that will be open to Capitol Hill credentialed media.
Mar 8, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA), Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower & Projection Forces, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee's hearing titled "An Independent Fleet Assessment of the U.S. Navy." For testimony and to watch the hearing click here.
Mar 8, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC), Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee's hearing titled "The Current State of U.S. Army Readiness." For testimony and to watch the hearing click here.
Mar 8, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following opening statement, as prepared for delivery, at the hearing entitled, "Military Assessment of Nuclear Deterrence Requirements." For testimony and other information or to watch the hearing click here.
Mar 7, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON -Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following comments about U.S. deployment of the THAAD missile defense system to South Korea:
Mar 7, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, and Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL), Chairman of the Strategic Forces Subcommittee, will host an off camera press gaggle Wednesday that will be open to Capitol Hill credentialed media.
Mar 7, 2017 Defense Drumbeat
"After eight years of our military's decline, it is a welcome change to have a commander-in-chief who is willing to fight for our men and women in uniform. During President Trump's recent address to a joint session of Congress, I appreciated hearing his support for a strong national defense and his desire to begin the long process of rebuilding our military. The president's newly unveiled budget is a step in the right direction, but more is required.
Issues:
Mar 5, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON -Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following comments in response to a report that DoD is investigating allegations that social media was used to distribute nude photos of female service personnel:

Pages

Connect