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Feb 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on the President's budget request for FY2021. 

Feb 5, 2020 Opening Statement

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA), ranking member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, during a joint hearing with the Subcommittee on Readiness titled, "Update on Navy and Marine Corps Readiness in the Pacific in the Aftermath of Recent Mishaps:"

"I want to thank Chairman Courtney for yielding and having an enduring interest in our naval force’s readiness.

Feb 5, 2020 Opening Statement

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-CO), ranking member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, ahead of a joint hearing with the Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces titled, "Update on Navy and Marine Corps Readiness in the Pacific in the Aftermath of Recent Mishaps:"

Feb 5, 2020 Opening Statement

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Trent Kelly (R-MS), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee's hearing titled, "Exceptional Family Member Program: Are the Military Services Really Taking Care of Family Members?" 

"Thank you, Chairwoman Speier.

Feb 5, 2020 Opening Statement

OPENING REMARKS OF CO-CHAIRMAN BANKS

WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN), co-chairman of the House Armed Services Committee's Future of Defense Task Force, made the following statement, as prepared for delivery, at a Task Force hearing titled, "Supercharging the Innovation Base:"

"Thank you, Seth. And thank you to the witnesses for being here this morning.

Feb 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on the Department of Defense’s fielding of the W76-2 low-yield submarine-launched ballistic missile warhead. 

Jan 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on the charges brought against Dr. Charles Lieber, Chair of Harvard University’s Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology. The FBI arrested Dr. Lieber on charges related to his participation in the People’s Republic of China’s Thousand Talents Program. According to the charges, while Dr.

Jan 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Reps. Adam Smith (D-WA) and Mac Thornberry (R-TX) chairman and ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on the U.K.’s decision to allow Huawei to help build its 5G network:

Jan 28, 2020 Opening Statement

WASHINGTON- Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee made the following remarks at a hearing of the full committee entitled "Security Update on the Korean Peninsula":

"Thank You Mr. Chairman, and thank you for holding this hearing.

Jan 15, 2020 Opening Statement

WASHINGTON-- Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement at a hearing of the full committee titled, "DOD's Role in Competing with China."

"Thank You Mr. Chairman.  I agree with you that this is an excellent panel, and I appreciate all our witnesses being here today.  I have learned from them and from the organizations with which they're affiliated, or have been affiliated, for a number of years.

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