The House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces held a hearing on fiscal year 2021 priorities for missile defense and missile defeat programs at 9:30 a.m on Thursday, March 12, 2020. The subcommittee heard testimony from Gen. Terrence O'Shaughnessy, the commander of U.S. Northern Command; Vice Adm. John Hill, the director of the Missile Defense Agency; Lt. Gen.
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Livestream: House Armed Services Holds Hearing on National Security Challenges in North and South America
The House Armed Services Committee will hold a hearing on national security challenges and U.S. military activity in North and South America at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 11, 2020. The committee will hear testimony from Kenneth Rapuano, the assistant defense secretary for homeland defense and global security; Adm. Craig Faller, the commander of U.S. Southern Command; and Gen.
The House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces will hold a hearing on “Strategic Forces Posture” at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 27. The subcommittee will hear testimony from John Rood, the outgoing undersecretary of defense for policy; Gen. John Raymond, the commander of U.S. Space Command; and Adm. Charles Richard, the commander of U.S. Strategic Command.
You can watch a livestream of the hearing here and below.
The House Armed Services Committee will hold a full committee hearing on Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 10:00 a.m. to discuss the fiscal year 2021 national defense authorization budget request from the Department of Defense. Committee members will hear testimony from Mark Esper, the Secretary of Defense, and Gen. Mark Milley, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
You can watch the hearing here and below.
On Jan. 15 at 10:00 a.m., the House Armed Services Committee will hold a hearing titled “DOD’s Role in Competing with China.” The Committee will hear testimony from Michèle Flournoy, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of WestExec Advisors and Former Under Secretary of Defense for Policy; Andrew Philip Hunter, Director of the Defense-Industrial Initiatives Group at the Center for Strategic and International Studies; and Rear Adm. (ret.) Michael McDevitt, Senior Fellow at CNA.
President Donald Trump signed the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2019 into law on Monday afternoon, at an event at Fort Drum military base in upstate New York.
The joint House and Senate conference committee for the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal 2019 has agreed upon and released a reconciled version of the bill. Both the reconciled statutory text and accompanying joint explanatory statement are posted below:
The House Armed Services Committee has released its report on the inquiry into "The Department of Defense's May 2014 Transfer to Qatar of five law-of-war detainees in connection with the recovery of a captive U.S. soldier." The report has four key findings: