Category U.S. House Of Rep.

Summary Of House Floor Activity Re The NDAA

From: Peter Huessy <> Date: July 13, 2019 at 3:48:21 PM EDT To: Subject: Summary of House Floor Activity re the NDAA Summary of House Floor Activity re the NDAA The bill passed Friday with 220 votes with the entirety of the Republican caucus voting no along with 8 Democratic members of the House. During consideration of the […]

Armed Services Democrats Face Stark Choices At Markup

For Immediate Release: June 12, 2019 Contact: Claude Chafin (202) 226-3988 ARMED SERVICES DEMOCRATS FACE STARK CHOICES AT MARKUP WASHINGTON- At the markup of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) tomorrow, Democrats will have an opportunity to support an amendment offered by Ranking Member Mac Thornberry (R-TX) that would follow through with the recommendations of two Secretaries […]

Opening Pending Remarks Of Ranking Member Turner: Strategic Forces Markup Of FY20 NDAA

HOME  |  ABOUT  |  NEWS  |  CONTACT FFor Immediate Release: June 4, 2019 Contact: Claude Chafin (202) 226-3988 OPENING REMARKS OF RANKING MEMBER TURNER STRATEGIC FORCES MARKUP OF FY20 NDAA WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Mike Turner (R-OH), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee’s markup of HR […]

Rep. Wilson Wants Formal Reports On U.S. Response To Sonic Attacks In China, Cuba

Rep. Wilson Wants Formal Reports on U.S. Response to Sonic Attacks in China, Cuba Wilson requests steps being taken to protect embassies Share Tweet Email Rep. Joe Wilson / Getty Images BY: Susan Crabtree June 29, 2018 4:10 pm Members of Congress are demanding more answers on how the State Department is responding to mysterious health […]

Rep. Hunter Calls For Pre-Emptive Strike Against North Korea

Rep. Hunter calls for pre-emptive strike against North Korea By Joshua Stewart, View Original September 22nd, 2017 SAN DIEGO (Tribune News Service) — Rep. Duncan Hunter said that the United States needs to launch a preemptive strike against North Korea in order to prevent the rogue nation from harming the U.S. first. “You could assume, right […]

House Appropriations Committee FY18 DoD Bill

HASCFY18NDAA At the link above is all 351 pages/House Appropriations Committee FY18 DoD Bill.  RCP

HASC Chair Thornberry Compromises: $631B For Defense–6XfQ&_hsmi=53596987 Thornberry Compromises: $631B For Defense By SYDNEY J. FREEDBERG JR.on June 26, 2017 at 3:48 PM  17 Comments Rep. Mac Thornberry UPDATED: Harrison says Senate Dems are key CAPITOL HILL: The House Armed Services Committee will propose $631.5 billion in funding for defense, HASC staff told reporters this afternoon. That is about 1.4 percent less than […]

Defense Strategy And The Iron Triangle Of Painful Tradeoffs

Excerpts: unavoidable iron triangle of painful tradeoffs (hereafter ITPT)   A defense strategy is an approach that ties together the goals, approaches, and resources (people, technology, dollars, etc.) that can best advance priority interests by exploiting opportunities and overcoming challenges. It must account for, and in some cases seek to shape, a complex and dynamic […]

HASC Subcommittee On Strategic Forces FY18 NDAA Mark Release

For Immediate Release: June 20, 2017 Contact: HASC Communications (202) 225-2539   MARK RELEASE: SUBCOMMITTEE ON STRATEGIC FORCES   WASHINGTON – Led by Chairman Mike Rogers (R-AL) and Ranking Member Jim Cooper (D-TN), the Committee on Armed Services Subcommittee for Strategic Forces today released its proposals for the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act […]

U.S. Options To Develop A Cyberspace Influence Capability

  Options are one thing.  Actually doing one, or any of them is another matter.  Will the civil libertarians, the lawyers, Congress, and the so-called  mainstream media allow it?  We have tried comparable influence-type activities over the past decades, only to have our hand slapped and told to shut these kind of efforts down.  Will […]