Committee on Armed Services

Mac Thornberry

Full Committee Markup

2015/04/29


Subcommittee on strategic Forces Markup

2015/04/23


Subcommittee on Seapower & Projection Forces Markup

2015/04/23


Subcommittee on Military Personnel Markup

2015/04/23


Subcommittee on Tactical Air & Land Markup

2015/04/23


Subcommittee on Readiness Markup

2015/04/22


Subcommittee on Emerging Threats & Capabilities Markup

2015/04/22


Thornberry Addresses MOAA Council Presidents

2015/04/17

Chairman Thornberry addressed members of the Military Officers Association of America at their annual Council President's Dinner. The Chairman gave remarks and then took questions, addressing the direct interests of the MOAA members present. For the full video of the remarks please click here. Read More

HASC to Distribute NDAA Amendments by Email

2015/04/17

WASHINGTON- The House Armed Services Committee will distribute electronic copies of NDAA amendments via e-mail to interested credentialed media. The amendments will be to the Chairman’s draft of the annual defense authorization bill, which will be marked up by the full committee on Wednesday, April 29th, beginning at 10:00 AM. Amendments will be e-mailed... Read More

HASC Staff Host OTR Session on NDAA Markup Logistics

2015/04/15

WASHINGTON- The House Armed Services Committee’s Majority and Minority Communications offices will host an off-the-record session for credentialed media to discuss media logistics for the FY16 NDAA markup. The briefing will cover both Subcommittee and Full Committee markup, release of legislation, and distribution of other materials. The session will be at 1:00 PM on Friday, April 17th in room 2118... Read More

The Risk of Losing Military Technology Superiority and its Implications for U.S. Policy, Strategy, and Posture in the Asia-Pacific

2015/04/15

Witnesses:

The Honorable Christine Wormuth
Under Secretary of Defense for Policy
Department of Defense  

Admiral Samuel J. Locklear, USN
Commander
U.S. Pacific Command

Testimony & Additional Information

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Chairman Rogers' Opening Statement

2015/04/15

WASHINGTON - Chairman Rogers (R-AL), of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, made the following opening remarks about the hearing titled "Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Request for Nuclear Forces"... Read More

Fiscal Year 2016 Nuclear Forces Hearing

2015/04/15

Witnesses:

The Honorable Robert M. Scher
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Strategy, Plans, and Capabilities
Department of Defense  

Dr. Arthur T. Hopkins
Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Defense Programs
Department of Defense  

Vice Admiral Terry J. Benedict, USN
Director
Strategic Systems Programs  

Major General Garrett Harencak, USAF
Assistant Chief of Staff for Strategic Deterrence and Nuclear Integration
Department of Defense

Testimony & Additional Info

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Opening Remarks of Chairman Forbes

2015/04/15

WASHINGTON - Chairman Forbes (R-VA), of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces, made the following statement about the hearing titled "The Role of Surface Forces in Presence, Deterrence, and Warfighting". Read More

The Role of Surface Forces in Presence, Deterrence, and Warfighting

2015/04/15

Witnesses:

Bryan Clark
Senior Fellow
Center for Strategy and Budgetary Assessments

Bryan McGrath
Managing Director
The FerryBridge Group

Testimony & Additional Information 

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UPDATE: FY16 NDAA Markup Schedule

2015/04/14

WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry released the following markup schedule below for the Fiscal Year 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Read More

Member Day - National Defense Priorities from Members for the FY 2016 National Defense Authorization Act

2015/04/14

Witnesses:

TBD Members of Congress

Testimony & Additional Info

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Thornberry, Smith Begin FY 2016 Defense Process

2015/04/14

WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) and Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA), took an important step this week to begin the legislative process for crafting the FY 2016 National Defense Authorization Act, by introducing HR 1735, the "by request" version of the bill. Read More

Update on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) Program and the Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Request

2015/04/14

Witnesses:

Lt Gen Christopher C. Bogdan, USAF
Program Executive Officer
F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office

Secretary Sean J. Stackley
Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition (RDA)

Mr. Michael Sullivan
Director, Acquisition and Sourcing Management Issues
Governmental Accountability Office (GAO)

Dr. Michael Gilmore
Director, Operational Test & Evaluation (DOT&E)

Testimony & Additional Information

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Opening Statement of Chairman Turner

2015/04/14

WASHINGTON - Chairman Turner (R-OH), of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces, made the following statement on the hearing titled "Update on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program". Read More

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Phone 202-225-4151
Fax 202-225-0858
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