Washington, D.C. – Republicans on the House Armed Services Committee today criticized House Democrats for voting against a proposal that would have assured American troops currently deployed in Iraq that Democrat legislation would not pose an increased operational risk to them. House Democrats overwhelming voted against a motion to recommit offered by Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) during floor debate on H.R. 3159.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman John M. McHugh (R-NY), ranking Republican on the Military Personnel Subcommittee, today released the following opening statement for the subcommittee’s hearing on Army recruiting and retention:
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA), senior Republican on the House Armed Services Committee, today released the following statement in response to Majority Whip James Clyburn’s comments about positive reports from Iraq.