WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Chairman Thornberry (R-TX) released his proposal for H.R. 5515, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019. To view the bill text click here. For the bill summary click here. The Chairman made the following remarks on his proposal below:
"Restoring readiness while also increasing the capability and capacity of our Armed Forces is a key focus of this year’s defense policy bill. Continuing to reform the Pentagon to help speed decision-making and get the right tools in the hands of our warfighters faster is also a major priority. Together, these improvements support and strengthen our most valuable asset, which is America’s troops."