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Jun 26, 2006 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – The House Armed Services Committee received testimony earlier today on the Army and Marine Corps’ plans to fund “equipment reset” – repairing or replacing worn, damaged or destroyed equipment – for military equipment coming back from Iraq and Afghanistan. The equipment reset discussed before the committee includes the maintenance, recapitalization and replacement of a majority of the mission-capable equipment belonging to the two services. Members have raised concerns that reset costs, which have been funded through Emergency Supplemental appropriations, may not receive adequate funding in the future due to budgetary restraints.
Jun 20, 2006 Press Release

Contact: Josh Holly (HASC), 202-225-2539 orMike Lewis (Everett), 202-225-2901

  

Washington, D.C. — Witnesses testifying before the Strategic Forces Subcommittee of the U.S. House Armed Services Committee today stressed not only the omnipresence of space capabilities in numerous spheres of American life—including military operations—but also the need to protect these assets. 

Jun 20, 2006 Press Release
Washington, D.C. --- The House Armed Services (HASC) Military Personnel Subcommittee and the International Relations Africa, Global Human Rights and International Operations Subcommittee held a joint hearing today regarding human trafficking.
Jun 19, 2006 Press Release
Witnesses testifying before the U.S. House Armed Services Committee today provided an update on the Department of Defense’s efforts to realign its forces around the world, which would reduce the amount of forward deployed forces in favor of lighter, more agile capabilities.
Jun 19, 2006 Press Release
Washington, D.C. --- U.S. House Armed Services Committee Duncan Hunter (R-CA) today highlighted North Korea’s provocative plans to test fire a long range missile as a real world example for why the United States needs a missile defense shield to protect the United States and its allies. Media reports indicate that North Korea is in the final stages of preparing to test a long-range missile capable of reaching the western continental United States.
Jun 15, 2006 Press Release
Washington, D.C. --- U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, today delivered the following speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representations in support of House Resolution 861, which declares that the United States will prevail in the Global War on Terrorism:
Jun 7, 2006 Press Release

Washington, D.C. --- Today, Chairman Duncan Hunter (R-CA) and members of the House Armed Services Committee commented on the death of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, leader of the brutal terrorist network al-Qaeda in Iraq. 

May 21, 2006 Editorial

HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE

DUNCAN HUNTER – CHAIRMAN

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
CONTACT: Josh Holly (202) 225-2539

May 22, 2006                         

Tribute to America’s Finest

By: U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA)

May 18, 2006 Press Release
Washington, D.C. --- U.S. House Armed Services Committee Chairman Duncan Hunter (R-CA) today encouraged fellow Members of Congress and the news media “not to tar the honorable service of 922,000 brave Americans in Iraq and Afghanistan with the reported actions of one squad in one city on one morning.”
Apr 25, 2006 Editorial

HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE

DUNCAN HUNTER – CHAIRMAN

For Immediate Release: April 26, 2006
Contact: Josh Holly (202) 225-2539

Congressional Oversight into Foreign Prisons is Sufficient

By: U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee

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