Committee on Armed Services

Mac Thornberry

HASC Hearing Schedule: June 1 - 5

2015/05/28

WASHINGTON - The House Armed Services Committee has no hearings scheduled for the week of June 1 - 5. Read More

Thornberry/Hartzler on Anniversary of Taliban 5 Transfer

2015/05/28

WASHINGTON - Today, Chairman Thornberry (R-TX) and Rep. Hartzler (R-MO), Chairwoman of the Oversight and Investigation Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on the anniversary of the release of the 5 Taliban terrorists from Guantanamo Bay: Read More

Thornberry Talks Defense & ISIS On This Week

2015/05/24

Chairman Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, came to "This Week" Sunday this morning to talk defense issues, ISIS and the situation in Iraq. Watch the entire interview below: Read More

Thornberry on President's Address to Coast Guard Grads

2015/05/20

WASHINGTON - Today, Chairman Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement regarding the President's remarks at the United States Coast Guard Academy's Commencement Ceremony:... Read More

Thornberry & Smith Statement on Iraq Train & Equip Language in NDAA

2015/05/18

WASHINGTON- Chairman Thornberry (R-TX) and Ranking Member Smith (D-WA), of the House Armed Services Committee made the following statement on Iraq Train and Equip Language in the NDAA: Read More

President Promises Military Support...Threatens To Veto Military Funding

2015/05/18

LAST WEEK President Obama offered Persian Gulf countries an “ironclad commitment” that the United States will “use all elements of power . . . to deter and confront external aggression” against them. Read More

House Passes NDAA

2015/05/15

WASHINGTON - Today, the House Passed H.R. 1735, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016. Upon passage, Chairman Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement: Read More

WaPo: Playing Politics With Defense Spending

2015/05/15

THERE ISN’T much bipartisan governance left in Washington, but if anything still fits that description, it’s probably the annual defense authorization act, which sets spending levels and policy for the Pentagon, and, therefore, usually brings Republicans and Democrats together in support of national security and the troops. On April 30, the Republican-led House Armed Services Committee approved a $600 billion-plus bill by a bipartisan vote of 60 to 2 . Thursday, the Senate counterpart did the same, by a bipartisan vote of 22 to 4…. Read More

President's Budget v. NDAA

2015/05/13

WASHINGTON- According to The Hill, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is whipping members of her party to vote against the National Defense Authorization Act, a bipartisan bill that has passed for 53 consecutive years and passed committee by a vote of 60-2 (one Democrat and one Republican opposing). Read More

H.R. 1735 FY16 NDAA Comes to the House Floor

2015/05/12

WASHINGTON - This week, H.R. 1735, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2016 heads to the House Floor. For a preview of the bill and what is seeks to achieve watch this message from Chairman Thornberry... Read More

Thornberry to Host Press Gaggle Tuesday

2015/05/11

WASHINGTON- Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, will host a press gaggle Tuesday, open to credentialed media... Read More

Thornberry on General Dunford

2015/05/05

WASHINGTON - Today, Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement on the nomination of General Dunford to be the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff... Read More

H.R. 1735 Passes House Armed Services Committee

2015/04/30

WASHINGTON - The House Armed Services today passed H.R. 1735, the National Defense Authorization Act for 2016 by a vote of 60-2. Details of the bill can be found here. Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the Committee, made the following statement on passage: Read More

Thornberry on FY16 NDAA Markup

2015/04/29

WASHINGTON - Today, Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX), of the House Armed Services Committee, made the follow opening remarks on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Markup for Fiscal Year 2016... Read More

Full Committee Markup

2015/04/29


Thornberry Releases Defense Authorization Act

2015/04/27

WASHINGTON - Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee today released the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY16. The NDAA is the primary legislative vehicle Congress meets its most important constitutional obligation to “provide for the common defense.” It advances the vital funding and authorities America’s military requires. In an era of unprecedented... Read More

Thornberry on Weinstein & Lo Porto

2015/04/23

WASHINGTON- Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement regarding the death of Warren Weinstein and Giovanni Lo Porto, hostages being held by al Qaeda. Today the White House announced that Weinstein and Lo Porto were killed in a counterterrorism operation:... Read More

Subcommittee on Strategic Forces Markup

2015/04/23


UPDATE: FY16 NDAA Subcommittee Markup Schedule

2015/04/23

WASHINGTON - The House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces will meet today at 11:15 AM ET to conduct the Subcommittee Mark. This has changed from 12:00 PM ET due to votes on the House Floor... Read More

Subcommittee on Seapower & Projection Forces Markup

2015/04/23


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