Military

Friday, March 20, 2015 - 08:28

Agenda:

House Committee on Foreign Affairs hearing regarding effectiveness of the U.S. foreign assistance. 

Witnesses:

Friday, March 20, 2015 - 06:43
The US House Budget Committee approved a spending plan that would clear the way for $613 billion for national defense in 2016. Next, it will go through the Rules Committee, where it is expected to be amended to include even more in Pentagon spending.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 12:06
Agenda:
 
The House Committee on Armed Services hearing regarding National Defense Authorization Budget Request from the Military Departments.
 
Witnesses:
 
The Honorable John M. McHugh
Secretary of the Army
 
General Raymond T. Odierno, USA 
Chief of Staff of the Army
 
The Honorable Ray Mabus
Secretary of the Navy
 
Admiral Michelle Howard, USN
Monday, March 16, 2015 - 07:25
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has rejected, at least for now, Saudi Arabia's entreaties for Pakistani troops to help guard the Saudi border with northern Yemen, controlled by Iranian-backed Houthi Shiite forces.
Friday, March 13, 2015 - 08:41
Agenda
To receive testimony on U.S. Northern Command and U.S Southern Command  in review of the Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2016  and the Future Years Defense Program.
 
Witnesses
Admiral William E. Gortney, USN
Commander, U.S. Northern Command And Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command
 
General John F. Kelly, USMC
Commander, U.S. Southern Command
 
Friday, March 13, 2015 - 08:36

Agenda: 

House Committee on Armed Services hearing regarding FY 2016 Budget for U.S. Special Operations. 

Witnesses:

Mr. Michael D. Lumpkin
Assistant Secretary of Defense, Special Operations/Low-Intensity Conflict (ASD/SOLIC)

General Joseph L. Votel
Commander
U.S. Special Operations Command

 

 

 

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 08:17

Agenda: To receive testimony on ballistic missile defense programs in review of the Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2016 and the Future Years Defense Program.

Witnesses:

Vice Admiral James D. Syring, USN
Director, Missile Defense Agency 
Department of Defense

Liutenant General David L. Mann, USA
Commanding General
U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/
Army Forces Strategic Command and Joint Functional
Component Command for Integrated Missile Defense

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 08:03

Agenda: House Committee on Armed Services hearing regarding missile defense programs. 

Witnesses:

Mr. Brian P. McKeon
Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy
Department of Defense

Admiral Bill Gortney, USN
Commander
North American Aerospace Defense Command, U.S. Northern Command

Vice Admiral James Syring, USN
Director
Missile Defense Agency

Lieutenant General David L. Mann, USA
Commander
Joint Functional Component Command for Integrated Missile Defense

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 07:58

Agenda: House Committee on Armed Services hearing regarding President's authorization for the use of military force against Islamic State. 

Witnesses:

Mr. Ashton B. Carter
Secretary of Defense

General Martin E. Dempsey
Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 07:52

Agenda: House Committee on Armed Services hearing regarding defnese budget for fiscal year 2016. 

Witnesses:

Mr. John M. McHugh
Secretary of the Army

General Raymond T. Odierno, USA 
Chief of Staff of the Army

Mr. Ray Mabus
Secretary of the Navy

Admiral Jonathan W. Greenert, USN
Chief of Naval Operations

General Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., USMC
Commandant of the Marine Corps

Ms. Deborah Lee James
Secretary of the Air Force

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