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    • The U.S. House Committee on Armed Services, commonly known as the House Armed Services Committee, is a standing committee of the United States House of Representatives. It is responsible for funding and oversight of the Department of Defense (DOD) and the United States armed forces, as well as substantial portions of the Department of Energy.

      The Armed Services Committee was created by the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946, which consolidated the functions of two predecessor committees: the Committee on Military Affairs and the Committee on Naval Affairs, which were established as standing committees in 1822. Another predecessor, the Committee on the Militia, was created in 1835 and ex...

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Opening Remarks of Chairman Heck

WASHINGTON - Today, Chairman Joe Heck (R-NV), of the House Armed Services Committee Subcommittee on Military Personnel, made the following statement on the Subcommittee's hearing titled, "Department of Defense Views on Recommendations from the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commi... Read Full Article

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Thornberry Talks Iraq Announcement, President's NDAA Veto Threat On Fox News

WASHINGTON - Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, appeared on Fox News this morning to talk about the additional troops being sent to Iraq, lack of strategy to deal with ISIL, and President Obama’s threat to veto the annual defense bill.... Read Full Article

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READOUT: Wilson & Langevin Host Briefing on DoD's Transfer of Live Anthrax

WASHINGTON- Today, Representatives Joe Wilson (R-SC) and Jim Langevin (D-RI), Chairman and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, hosted a roundtable with members of the House Armed Services Committee. The session was an opportunity to receive an update on the inad... Read Full Article

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“U.S. Policy and Strategy in the Middle East”

Witnesses: The Honorable Ashton B. Carter Secretary of Defense   General Martin E. Dempsey, USA Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff... Read Full Article

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“Optimized Fleet Response Plan”

Witnesses:   RADM Kevin Donegan, USNDeputy Chief of Naval Operations, Plans, and Strategy (N3/N5) - Acting   CAPT Thom Burke, USNDirector, Fleet Readiness (N43) For more information and testimony click here. ... Read Full Article

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“Capacity of U.S. Navy to Project Power with Large Surface Combatants”

Witnesses:   RADM Victorino G. “Vic” Mercado, USNDirector, Assessment Division (N81) RADM Peter Fanta, USNDirector, Surface Warfare (N96) For more information and testimony click here. ... Read Full Article

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HASC Hearing Schedule: June 15-19

WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring (3) hearings the week of June 15-19, 2015.... Read Full Article

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Thornberry on Additional U.S. Forces in Iraq

WASHINGTON— Congressman Mac Thornberry, (R-TX) Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following comments in response to President Obama’s announcement that he has authorized the Pentagon to send up to 450 additional troops to Iraq to train, advise, and assist Iraqi Security Forces ... Read Full Article

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Thornberry/Wilson/Langevin Brief On Camera Availability Before Anthrax Briefing

WASHINGTON- Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, along with Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC) and Rep. James Langevin (D-RI), Chairman and Ranking Member of the Emerging Threats & Capabilities Subcommittee respectively, will host a brief on camera availability before the ... Read Full Article

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The Department of Defense Views on the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission

Witnesses: Dr. Jonathan Woodson Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs Department of Defense Lieutenant General Patricia D. Horoho Surgeon General, USA United States Army Lieutenant General Mark A. Ediger Surgeon General, USAF United States Air Force Rear Admiral C. Forrest Faison, III... Read Full Article

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HASC Hearing Schedule: June 8-12

WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring (1) hearing the week of June 8-12, 2015.... Read Full Article

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FLASHBACK: As Reid Wasted Time, Dempsey Urged Passage of NDAA

WASHINGTON - On December 9th, 2013, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin E. Dempsey, sent a letter to then Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) expressing his concern that the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY14 was being allowed "to slip to January." General Dempsey wro... Read Full Article

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Thornberry to Reid: Meeting Troops' Needs Is Never A Waste Of Time

WASHINGTON— Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, today responded to Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid’s claim that consideration of the annual defense authorization bill is a “waste of time.”... Read Full Article

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Readout: Thornberry Comments on CJCS Roundtable with Armed Services Committee

WASHINGTON- Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey, today participated in a classified roundtable discussion with members of the House Armed Services Committee. The session was an opportunity to discuss the Chairman’s Risk Assessment, an annual report the CJCS submits to Cong... Read Full Article

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Readout: Thornberry Comments on CJCS Roundtable with Armed Services Committee

WASHINGTON- Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey, today participated in a classified roundtable discussion with members of the House Armed Services Committee. The session was an opportunity to discuss the Chairman’s Risk Assessment, an annual report the CJCS submits to Cong... Read Full Article

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