Washington, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 3180, Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018. Introduced by Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), Chair of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, the legislation provides the Intelligence Community with the necessary resources and authorities to ensure the Intelligence Community remains capable of protecting and defending the United States.
“As we adapt to an ever-changing global security landscape, it is important that our government has the resources needed to keep Americans safe,” said McMorris Rodgers. “Thank you to Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) for putting forth legislation that prioritizes Americans’ safety and takes steps to reinforce our government’s efforts to counter terrorism and fight cyberattacks.”
Note: More information about this legislation can be found here.