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John McCain asks a question during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington on March 14. Aaron Bernstein/Reuters.
Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., arrives for a Republican policy meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday.
U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), asks questions during a Senate Armed Services Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill.
Some LGBT activists are raising concerns about Heather Wilson, Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of the Air Force, who will have a confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday. Wilson, a Republican who represented a ...
"If we were to lose this, it would set back many of the other countries and peoples, particularly in Eastern Europe, who are looking forward to, and have their eyes set on the West," Scaparrotti told the Senate Armed Services Committee. Paul's decision ...
Where we have low readiness, we have our lowest morale," Air Force Chief of Staff David Goldfein told the Senate Armed Services Committee last September. To make up for that the Air Force reduced additional training and extra duties for airmen, so they ...
According to the Guardian, Abdullah met privately with congressional leaders including House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.), and Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker ...
A week earlier, at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., lamented that the problems only caught leadership's attention because of the public outcry.
"It's absolutely critical they be brought into NATO," Scaparrotti told the Senate Armed Services Committee. "If we were to lose this, it would set back many of the other countries and peoples, particularly in Eastern Europe, who are looking forward to ...
Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), believes that Congress will ultimately agree to fund the Department of Defense above the $603 billion requested by President Donald Trump for FY 2018, but not as ...
Defense Secretary James Mattis will make his way to Capitol Hill for the second week in a row to hash out defense budget details. Mattis is scheduled to meet Tuesday with the Senate Armed Services Committee in a closed briefing along with Chairman of ...
"It's absolutely critical they be brought into NATO," Scaparrotti told the Senate Armed Services Committee. "If we were to lose this, it would set back many of the other countries and peoples, particularly in Eastern Europe, who are looking forward to ...
MARCH 27, 2017, WASHINGTON - Threats from violent extremists and a resurgent Russia require both strong U.S. capabilities in Europe and a sustained commitment to the NATO alliance, the senior U.S.
The Senate Armed Services Committee will hold its nomination hearing for Heather Wilson, President Trump's pick for Air Force secretary, on Thursday at 9:30 a.m.
"I've seen the influence of Russia of late, increased influence in terms of association and perhaps even supply to the Taliban," Scaparrotti told members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. Scaparrotti, who is also NATO's top military commander ...
The Nebraska Republican, who is a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released a statement Sunday saying Russian president Vladimir Putin's "thugocracy is on full display" and that U.S.
Learn about and link to more information on space policy events for the week of March 27-31, 2017 including space law symposia, congressional hearings on ...
WASHINGTON -- Arkansas bankers Association members traveled to Washington, D.C., last week, taking some time to visit with members of the state's congressional delegation.
Retired U.S. Marine Corps General James Mattis testifies before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on his nomination to serve as Defense Secretary in Washington, U.S.
McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, spoke Saturday during an event in Brussels. He pointed to "confusion" over whether Tillerson would attend a meeting of NATO foreign ministers.
... suggesting that the Kremlin might even be supplying the insurgent group. army Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, who is also the Supreme Allied Commander of NATO, did not elaborate to the Senate Armed Services Committee on what type of equipment the Taliban ...
The Department of Defense would have to request BRAC authorization via the Senate Armed Services Committee, to be included in the annual Defense Authorization Act which comes out of the US Senate.
Committee chairman Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) listens during a hearing before Senate Armed Services Committee February 9, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.
The Senate Armed Services Committee could hold a nomination hearing for President Trump's pick for Air Force secretary as early as next week, Defense News ...
The Senate Armed Services Committee this week received the official White House nomination of former New Mexico Rep. Heather Wilson to become secretary of the Air Force, paving the way to a confirmation hearing in the coming days or weeks.
Curtis Scaparrotti, who also serves as NATO's supreme allied commander in Europe, told the Senate Armed Services Committee. Scaparrotti, who testified before the committee on the state of the European Command (EUCOM), said that in their work they ...
... March 23, 2017 - Threats from violent extremists and a resurgent Russia require both strong U.S. capabilities in Europe and a sustained commitment to the NATO alliance, the senior U.S.
... suggesting that the Kremlin might even be supplying the insurgent group. army Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, who is also the Supreme Allied Commander of NATO, did not elaborate to the Senate Armed Services Committee on what type of equipment the Taliban ...
James Mattis speaks during his Senate Armed Services Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill, on January 12, 2017 in Washington, DC.
... of Russia of late - an increased influence - in terms of association and perhaps even supply to the Taliban," General Curtis Scaparrotti, NATO's Supreme Allied Commander and U.S.
"If you don't fund the State Department fully, then I need to buy more ammunition," he famously told a March 2013 Senate Armed Services Committee hearing, while he was the general in charge of Central Command. Senator Dick Durbin, a Democrat from ...
The House Intelligence Committee is conducting its own investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election - including its potential ties to the Trump team - and Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was concerned ...
... Capitol Hill have so far resisted such a move. "No longer does the Congress have credibility to handle this alone, and I don't say that lightly," McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, told MSNBC's Greta Van Susteren on Wednesday.
Curtis M. Scaparrotti said in testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee. "This may include additional maneuver forces, combat air squadrons, anti-submarine capabilities, a carrier strike group and maritime amphibious capabilities ...
The budget proposal, touted as a massive, 10 percent increase to defense spending, is only a 3 percent more than President Obama's projected budget request, according to Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain · John McCainMcCain ...
"The agenda in the Senate is crowded with Obamacare, with the budget, with [Supreme Court nominee Neil] Gorsuch, who'll be coming to the floor as well," said McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee. "I've been talking to [Senate ...
But Republican lawmakers and senior congressional aides said in recent interviews they're running out of patience with Mattis' staffing decisions, which have disappointed Republican members of the Senate Armed Services Committee hoping to see their ...
"We ought to give it serious consideration," Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said in an interview Tuesday. And South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, another member of the panel, ...
The budget proposal, touted as a massive, 10 percent increase to defense spending, is only a 3 percent more than President Obama's projected budget request, according to Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain · John McCainGOP rep ...
"We've got planes that can't fly, ships that can't sail and army units that can't train," McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, told reporters at a Defense Writers Group breakfast today, stressing the need for a larger defense budget ...
Sen. Rand Paul · Rand PaulDefying Trump, Freedom Caucus insists they'll oppose GOP Obamacare replacement ObamaCare repeal faces last obstacle before ...
Ted Cruz began circulating a letter among fellow Senate Armed Services Committee members expressing his discontent with Anne Patterson as Mattis's pick for DoD's undersecretary for policy.
"We ought to give it serious consideration," Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said in an interview Tuesday. And South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, another member of the panel, ...
Heinrich, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee. "Naming the next nuclear-powered submarine USS Los Alamos will recognize and continue to forge the longstanding relationship between the navy and the entire Los Alamos community.
But he noted that the tides might be turning for BRAC, saying that Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.
... its aggressive seizure of Crimea, military involvement in Syria and actively supporting separatists in Georgia and Ukraine put it in a class by itself as a U.S.
David Petraeus, then head of U.S. Central Command, testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee that the Israel-Palestine "conflict foments anti-American sentiment, due to a perception of U.S.
Thornberry also highlighted Neller's public testimony in the Senate Armed Services Committee and said it would be redundant for Neller to publicly testify before the House committee when he's limited on what he can say.
John Nicholson testifying before the Senate Armed Services Committee last month. Credit Alex Wong/Getty Images. Advertisement.


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