Defense Drumbeats

Jul 17, 2012 Defense Drumbeat

Washington – Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton (D-AZ) urged Congress and the President to come together to head off the pending defense cuts under sequestration. Republicans in the House and Senate are the only members in each chamber putting forward legislation to solve the damaging cuts from sequestration. Key Excerpts from Mayor Stanton’s appearance on Fox are below:

Jul 17, 2012 Defense Drumbeat

As the House prepares to debate and vote on H.R.

Jul 13, 2012 Defense Drumbeat

Fox News’ Wendell Goler on Lack of White House Planning for Sequestration

Special Report With Bret Baier 07/11/2012

Jul 12, 2012 Defense Drumbeat

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Full Committee
(10:00am – 2118 Rayburn – Open)

Full Committee
(10:10am – immediately after prior hearing– 2118 Rayburn – Open)

Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
(3:00pm – 2118 Rayburn – Open)

Thursday, July 19, 2012
Full Committee

Jul 11, 2012 Defense Drumbeat

Washington – Today, House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. “Buck” McKeon and other members of the committee hosted a press conference to discuss a new Department of Defense (DOD) policy limiting the size of its reports to Congress.

Jul 10, 2012 Defense Drumbeat
Fox Spotlights Defense Cuts and Damaging Effects of Sequestration  


Jun 26, 2012 Defense Drumbeat
In a column in today's POLITICO, Armed Services Chairman Howard P.