UPDATE: HASC HEARING SCHEDULE: MAR. 12-16

Mar 13, 2018
Press Release

WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring six (6) events the week of March 12-16.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

“Space Warfighting Readiness: Policies, Authorities, and Capabilities”

Full Committee
(10:00 AM – 2118 Rayburn – OPEN)


Witnesses:
General Robert Kehler, USAF (ret)
Former Commander
U.S. Strategic Command
 
Mr. Doug Loverro
Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Space Policy
Department of Defense

Mr. Todd Harrison
Director of Aerospace Security Project
Center for Strategic and International Studies



"Department of the Air Force FY 2018 Budget Request for Sea Power and Projection Forces"

Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces

(2:00 PM - 2212 Rayburn - OPEN)

Witnesses:

Dr. William Roper
Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition
U.S. Air Force

Lieutenant General Mark C. Nowland 
Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations, Plans & Requirements
U.S. Air Force

Lieutenant General Jerry D. Harris Jr.
Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategic Plans & Programs 
U.S. Air Force



"A Review and Assessment of the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request for Department of Defense Science and Technology Programs"
Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities
(3:30 PM - 2118 Rayburn - OPEN)


Witnesses:

Ms. Mary Miller
Performing the Duties of Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering

Dr. Steve Walker
Director
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency 

Dr. Tom Russell
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Research and Technology
Department of the Army
 
Rear Admiral David Hahn
Chief of Naval Research
Department of the Navy
 
Mr. Jeff Stanley
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Science, Technology and Engineering
Department of the Air Force



Thursday, March 15, 2018

"Security Challenges in Europe and Posture for Inter-state Competition with Russia"

Full Committee
(10:00 AM - 2118 Rayburn - OPEN)


Witnesses:

General Curtis M. "Mike" Scaparrotti, USA
Commander
United States European Command



"Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request on Air Force Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) Programs"
Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
(2:00 PM - 2212 Rayburn - OPEN)


Witnesses:

Lieutenant General Jerry Harris, Jr., USAF
Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategic Plans and Requirements (A8)
Headquarters, U.S. Air Force
 
Ms. Susan Thornton
Director for Information Dominance Programs (SAF/AQI)
Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition
 
Lieutenant General Anthony Ierardi, USA
Director, Force Structure, Resources, and Assessment (J8)
Headquarters, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
 
Lieutenant General John Dolan, USAF
Director of Operations (J3)
Headquarters, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff 


"Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request for National Security Space Programs"
Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
(3:30 PM - 2118 Rayburn - OPEN)


Witnesses:

General John J. Raymond, USAF 
Commander
Air Force Space Command
 
The Honorable Betty Sapp
Director
National Reconnaissance Office 
 
The Honorable Kenneth P. Rapuano
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense and Global Security
Department of Defense