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Sep 25, 2018 Defense Drumbeat
“…nine years of partisan politics, stopgap spending measures, and kicking the can down the road, have eroded our strength and encouraged our enemies. Members of the House now have the opportunity — indeed the obligation — to support our troops by approving the same bill next week. We have no duty that is more important than keeping faith with our troops."
Sep 24, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - On Tuesday, September 25th, Chairman Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, will host an off-camera press gaggle for Capitol Hill credentialed reporters. For those reporters planning to attend, please RSVP to nick.mikula@mail.house.gov.
Sep 19, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring four (4) events the week of September 24-28:
Sep 18, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Service Committee, made the following statement after the Senate passed Department of Defense appropriations for FY19 by a vote of 93-7. The Senate vote gives the House the opportunity to avoid a continuing resolution for the first time in nearly a decade and pass a full year’s funding for the military.
Sep 14, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement ahead of consideration of the Defense Appropriations Conference Report on the House Floor:
Sep 13, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring two (2) events the week of September 10-14:
Sep 13, 2018 Opening Statement
WASHINGTON, DC - 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 Subcommittees' hearing titled “Army Futures Command: Will it help?” For testimony and to watch the hearing click here.
Sep 11, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement ahead of consideration of the first Minibus Conference Report on the House Floor tomorrow:
Sep 6, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following remarks on Senator Inhofe’s selection to chair the Senate Armed Services Committee:
Sep 6, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring two (2) events the week of September 10-14:

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