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Mar 21, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Tonight, Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following remarks on the recently introduced Omnibus Appropriations Package:
Mar 21, 2018 Defense Drumbeat
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Chairman Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee talked with Fox News about why the Omnibus is important for the military. Read some of his comments below and watch the interview here:
Mar 21, 2018 Defense Drumbeat
Ahead of Congress's vote on critical funding for our military, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) sat down with Fox News' Jennifer Griffin to discuss how important it is to rebuild and adequately resource our military and readiness crisis we currently find ourselves in today. Watch the interview here and read some highlights form Fox's coverage below:
Mar 21, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following opening statement, as prepared for delivery, at the Full Committee's hearing entitled, "State and Non-State Actor Influence Operations: Recommendations for U.S. National Security." For testimony and other information and to watch the hearing click here.
Mar 21, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Chairman Thornberry (R-TX) announced that despite inclement weather and OPM's status, the Full Committee will proceed with the 10 AM scheduled hearings for today, March 21. The 2 PMTactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee hearing and 3:30 PM Military Personnel Subcommittee hearing have been postponed to a date/time TBD. The Full Committee hearing can be watched live on the Committee's website, links provided for each hearing below:
Mar 21, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Chairman Thornberry (R-TX) announced that despite inclement weather and OPM's status, the Committee will proceed with two of the three scheduled hearings for today, March 21. The 2 PMTactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee hearing has been postponed to a date/time TBD. The Full Committee and Military Personnel Subcommittee hearings can be watched live on the Committee's website, links provided for each hearing below:
Mar 21, 2018 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Member of the House Armed Services Committee and Chair of the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, introduced the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence Act of 2018. This new legislation would create an independent National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence (AI). AI is the ability for computers and machines to learn, without explicitly being programed. It has been described by many as the “new electricity” since it has the potential to transform and permeate every major industry and sector.
Mar 20, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA), Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee's joint hearing titled “Submarine Industrial Base: Options for Construction.” For testimony and to watch the hearing click here.
Mar 20, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following opening statement, as prepared for delivery, at the Full Committee's hearing entitled, "Assessing the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request and Acquisition Reform Progress." For testimony and other information and to watch the hearing click here.
Mar 19, 2018 Defense Drumbeat
WASHINGTON, DC - Last week, Fox News highlighted the severe shortfalls facing U.S. Military aviation. The NDAA and the Bipartisan Budget Agreement both fund the military at levels that begin to fix these issues. Chairman Thornberry (R-TX), joined Fox last week to emphasize the importance of passing the Omnibus to fund these critical needs. Read some quotes from the piece below and watch the entire segment here:

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