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May 6, 2008 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces marked up the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009, which authorizes budget authority for the Department of Defense and the national security programs at the Department of Energy.  Rep. Terry Everett (R-AL), Ranking Republican on the Strategic Forces Subcommittee, released the following opening statement:

Apr 22, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO), the ranking Republican on the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, released the following opening statement for the subcommittee’s hearing on achieving operational dental readiness for the Reserve components:

Apr 22, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. – U.S. House Armed Services Committee Ranking Republican Duncan Hunter (R-CA) today released the following statement regarding the nominations of General David Petraeus to be the commander of U.S. Central Command and Lt. General Ray Odierno as the commander of Multi-National Force-Iraq:

Apr 16, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Armed Services Military Personnel Subcommittee held a hearing to receive an overview on the Department of Defense’s Fiscal Year 2008 budget request for Military Resale and Moral, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) programs.  Congressman John M. McHugh (R-NY), Ranking Republican for the subcommittee, released the following opening statement:

Apr 16, 2008 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Strategic Forces Subcommittee Ranking Republican Terry Everett (R-AL) released the following opening statement for the subcommittee’s hearing on the Fiscal Year 2009 budget request for missile defense programs:

Apr 15, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. --- Today, the House Armed Services Air and Land Forces and Readiness Subcommittees held a hearing to examine H.R. 834, legislation that highlights military readiness without acknowledging that the Fiscal Year 2008 Global War on Terror supplemental spending bill could help relieve the stress on America’s Armed Forces.  Rep. Jim Saxton (R-NJ), Ranking Republican on the Air and Land Forces Subcommittee, released the following opening statement:

Apr 15, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, the House Armed Services Readiness and Air and Land Forces Subcommittees held a hearing to examine H.R. 834, legislation that highlights military readiness without acknowledging that the Fiscal Year 2008 Global War on Terror supplemental spending bill could help relieve the stress on America’s Armed Forces.  Rep. J. Randy Forbes (R-VA), Ranking Republican on the Readiness Subcommittee, released the following opening statement:

Apr 15, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Underscoring the direct link between the Fiscal Year 2008 war supplemental spending bill and improved military readiness, two Armed Services Subcommittee Ranking Republicans introduced legislation that would encourage the U.S. House of Representatives to “pass a clean Fiscal Year 2008 Global War on Terror supplemental in the interest of national security and to ensure the integrity of the entire military force.”

Apr 15, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. – House Armed Services Committee Ranking Republican Duncan Hunter (R-CA) released the following opening statement for the committee’s hearing on the National Industrial Security Program (NISP) and the implications of globalization and foreign ownership on the defense industrial base:

Apr 14, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. – House Armed Services Committee Ranking Republican Duncan Hunter (R-CA) released the following opening statement for the committee’s hearing on building partnership and the development of the interagency process:

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