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May 16, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - On Wednesday, the Committee will host a background briefing for reporters on Chairman Thornberry's stand-alone Acquisition Bill ahead of its release. This briefing will be off-camera and for Capitol Hill credentialed media only. If you plan on attending, please RSVP to nick.mikula@mail.house.gov. The information shared at this background briefing is embargoed until 12:01 AM EDT, May 18, 2017.
May 16, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - On Thursday, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, will release his stand-alone acquisition bill at a press conference. The bill is the third installment in his effort to enact reasonable, realistic reform in the Department of Defense. The press conference is open to Capitol Hill credentialed reporters and cameras. If you plan on attending, please RSVP to nick.mikula@mail.house.gov.
May 15, 2017 Defense Drumbeat
Americans don't often hear much about U.S. nuclear weapons. Despite their historical and continued importance to the strategic defense of our country, the most powerful weapons in the U.S. military arsenal are largely outside of the public view.
May 15, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON--House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring four (4) events the week of May 15 through 19:
May 10, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON -Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement on the results of the presidential election in South Korea:
May 4, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - The House Armed Services Committee will host no public events from May 8-12.
May 4, 2017 Defense Drumbeat


POLITICO: Scores of House Republicans led by Mike Turner are urging House leaders to take "immediate action" to repeal the caps on defense spending set by the 2011 Budget Control Act.

May 3, 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 “Littoral Combat Ship and the Transition to Frigate.” For testimony and to watch the hearing click here.
May 2, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO), Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee's hearing titled "Overview of the Annual Report on Sexual Harassment and Violence at the Military Service Academies." For testimony and to watch the hearing click here.
May 2, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Chairwoman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the hearing titled “Three Decades Later: A Review and Assessment of Our Special Operations Forces 30-Years After the Creation of U.S. Special Operations Command.” For hearing testimony and to watch the hearing live click here.

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