Defense Drumbeats

Dec 2, 2015 Defense Drumbeat

WASHINGTON - Yesterday, Rep. Randy Forbes (R-VA), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces, talked ISIS strategy with Fox News.  Watch here.

Dec 1, 2015 Defense Drumbeat

WASHINGTON - Today the House Armed Services Committee will hearing from Ashton Carter, Secretary of Defense, and General Dunford, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, in an open hearing.  Yesterday, Rep.

Nov 30, 2015 Defense Drumbeat

WASHINGTON- Secretary Of Defense Ashton Carter and General Joseph Dunford, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will testify tomorrow about the President’s strategy to take on ISIS.  President Obama has had more Secretaries of Defense than any other Commander-In-Chief in the modern era.  As Secretary Carter prepares to face Congress, how do his predecessors think the Presid

Oct 23, 2015 Defense Drumbeat

WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX) and Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), Chairmen of the Armed Services Committees, responded to the President's anticipated veto of the defense bill and the impact that has on troops and their families.  The Chairmen were joined by Congressional Veterans; Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA), Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA), Rep.