Category U.S. House Of Rep.
THORNBERRY, SMITH ANNOUNCE FINAL SUBCOMMITTEE ROSTERS Washington D.C. – House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) and Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA) today announced the final majority and minority members who will lead and serve on subcommittees for the 115th Congress. Mr. O’Rourke will serve as Vice Ranking Member of the Committee. One additional Democratic […]
Rumored Names For Deputy Secretary Of Defense & Secretaries Of The Navy & Air Force www.fortunascorner.com Defense News has an article on their website this morning, December 18, 2016, speculating on who may serve as Secretary of Defense Mattis’s (assuming he is confirmed) deputy, as well as candidates for the Service Secretaries. The […]
Seven key points summarized below: National Security Council. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs. Combatant Commands. General and Admirals. Office of the Secretary of Defense. Staffs and Headquarters. Strategy Documents. Conclusion: Collectively, the strategic-integration proposals contained in the Senate Armed Services Committees 2017 authorization bill would simplify and improve the functioning of a byzantine military system […]
DEFENSE BILL PASSES THE HOUSE 277-147 WASHINGTON – Today, the House Passed H.R. 4909 (277-147), the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2017. Upon passage, Chairman Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement: “This bipartisan bill supports the men and women who volunteer to put their lives on […]
HAC Passes Defense Spending Bill —WILL SKOWRONSKI The House Appropriations Committee passed its version of the Fiscal 2017 defense spending bill Tuesday. In line with the House Armed Services Committee’s version of the defense authorization bill, the $575.7 billion appropriations bill directs a large portion, $15.7 billion of the $58.6 billion in overseas contingency operations […]
Why not — he’s been contemptuous of the Republicans from the beginning. He is after all…..the Emperor. Rule by fiat and Executive Order. Obama Has Power To Circumvent Congress On Iran Nuclear Deal Acting on his own, President Obama can delist Iranian banks, commercial entities and individuals targeted for sanctions. He can order […]