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Apr 12, 2018 Opening Statement
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Mike Turner (R-OH), Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee's hearing titled “Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request for Combat Aviation Programs.” For testimony and to watch the hearing click here.
Apr 12, 2018 Opening Statement
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, "The Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Budget Request from the Department of Defense." For testimony and other information and to watch the hearing click here.
Apr 11, 2018 Defense Drumbeat
WASHINGTON, DC - Tomorrow, the Armed Services Committee will hold a hearing with the Secretary of Defense and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on the Department of Defense's budget request for FY 2019. Chairman Thornberry (R-TX) will focus his questions on the readiness of our force and how the Department of Defense can best spend the funding that Congress passed last month to address those issues. For more information and to watch tomorrow's hearing visit the Committee's website.
Apr 11, 2018 Opening Statement
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Chairwoman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee's hearing titled “A Review and Assessment of The Department of Defense Budget, Strategy, Policy, and Programs for Cyber Operations and U.S. Cyber Command for Fiscal Year 2019.” For testimony and to watch the hearing click here.
Apr 11, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC -Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) made the following remarks about Speaker Paul Ryan’s announcement that he will not seek re-election:
Apr 11, 2018 Opening Statement
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, "Cyber Operations Today: Preparing for 21st Century Challenges in an Information-Enabled Society." For testimony and other information and to watch the hearing click here.
Apr 10, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring seven (7) events the week of April16-20.
Apr 9, 2018 Defense Drumbeat
In the last three weeks, six military aviation crashes have killed 16 pilots or crew — a tragic development that has cast a spotlight on a growing crisis: Accident rates have soared over the last five years for most of the military’s manned warplanes.
Apr 9, 2018 Defense Drumbeat
More U.S. military service members have died in aircraft mishaps over the past year than have died while serving in Afghanistan under the Operation Freedom’s Sentinel mission.
Apr 7, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee made the following statement after a tragic series of fatal aviation accidents in the US Military:

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