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Feb 3, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (R-MD), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Air and Land Forces, today released the following prepared remarks for the subcommittee’s joint hearing on Army and Marine Corps force protection initiatives in Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF):

Feb 2, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member John M. McHugh (R-NY) and Military Personnel Subcommittee Ranking Member Joe Wilson (R-SC) today announced the appointment of U.S. Congressman John Fleming, M.D. (R-LA) to the Military Personnel Subcommittee.  Dr. Fleming will continue to serve on the Air and Land Forces Subcommittee and the Readiness Subcommittee.

Jan 27, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congressman John M. McHugh (R-NY), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, today announced that Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA) has been tapped for the top Republican position on the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee.  The subcommittee has jurisdiction over any matter within the jurisdiction of the Armed Services Committee, subject to the concurrence of the Chairman of the full committee and, as appropriate, affected subcommittee chairmen.

Jan 27, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel, today released the following prepared remarks for the subcommittee’s hearing on the support structure and advocacy available to victims of sexual assault in the military:

Jan 26, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congressman John M. McHugh (R-NY), Ranking Member of the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, today released the following prepared remarks for the committee’s hearing with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates:

Jan 21, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congressman John M. McHugh (R-NY), Ranking Member on the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, today raised several questions in response to the Administration’s new executive orders governing America’s terrorist detention program.  Congressman McHugh’s statement follows:

Jan 21, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member John M. McHugh (R-NY) today released the following prepared remarks for the committee’s hearing regarding recent recommendations released by the Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism:

Jan 14, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Ranking Member John M. McHugh (R-NY) today released a list of subcommittee assignments for Republicans on the House Armed Services Committee.  The leadership and membership of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee will be announced separately.

Jan 13, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House Armed Services Committee held an organizational meeting to markup its Oversight Plan, Committee Rules, and security clearance procedures.  U.S. Congressman John M. McHugh, Ranking Republican of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following opening statement for the committee’s organizational meeting:

Jan 8, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congressman John M. McHugh, Ranking Republican of the House Armed Services Committee, today announced his committee leadership team for the 111th Congress.  The subcommittee structure is expected to be ratified at the full House Armed Services Committee organizational meeting on Wednesday, January 14, with membership of the seven subcommittees decided in the days following the organizational meeting.

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