Tag: House Armed Services Committee

House Committee Forms Defense Critical Supply Chain Task ForceNews

House Committee Forms Defense Critical Supply Chain Task Force

The House Armed Services Committee has established a new bipartisan task force to examine and identify vulnerabilities and threats facing
House OKs $740.5B Defense Policy Bill for FY 2021; Rep. Adam Smith QuotedNews

House OKs $740.5B Defense Policy Bill for FY 2021; Rep. Adam Smith Quoted

The House on Tuesday voted 335-78 to pass a bill that would authorize $740.5B in fiscal year 2021 funds for…
Reps. Adam Smith, Mac Thornberry Announce Bicameral Agreement Over FY 2021 NDAANews

Reps. Adam Smith, Mac Thornberry Announce Bicameral Agreement Over FY 2021 NDAA

House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith, D-Wash., and Ranking Member Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, issued a joint statement Wednesday saying…
House Panel OKs Potential $740.5B Defense Spending Measure for FY 2021News

House Panel OKs Potential $740.5B Defense Spending Measure for FY 2021

The House Armed Services Committee unanimously passed on Wednesday a $740.5B defense policy bill for fiscal year 2021, The Hill reported…
Rep. Adam Smith Proposes $3.6B in FY 2021 Funds for Indo-Pacific Reassurance InitiativeNews

Rep. Adam Smith Proposes $3.6B in FY 2021 Funds for Indo-Pacific Reassurance Initiative

House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith (D-Wash.) introduced Thursday his proposal for the fiscal year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act…
Rep. Adam Smith Eyes Pandemic Response Provision in FY21 NDAA; Ellen Lord QuotedNews

Rep. Adam Smith Eyes Pandemic Response Provision in FY21 NDAA; Ellen Lord Quoted

Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., plans to include funding for pandemic response in the House Armed Services Committee’s version of the…
Michael Griffin Expects Four Firms to Compete for Next-Generation Interceptor ProgramNews

Michael Griffin Expects Four Firms to Compete for Next-Generation Interceptor Program

Michael Griffin, undersecretary of defense for research and engineering and a two-time Wash100 award winner, said he expects four vendors to…
Bruce Jette: Original Competitors Plan to Submit Bid for Restructured OMFV Combat Vehicle ProgramContract Awards

Bruce Jette: Original Competitors Plan to Submit Bid for Restructured OMFV Combat Vehicle Program

Bruce Jette, acquisition executive at the U.S. Army and a 2020 Wash100 award winner, said companies that previously submitted bids…
Senate, House Lawmakers Reach Compromise on FY 2020 Defense Authorization BillNews

Senate, House Lawmakers Reach Compromise on FY 2020 Defense Authorization Bill

Mac Thornberry (R-Texas), ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, said Senate and House lawmakers have reached an agreement…
Johns Hopkins APL Names Margaret Dean Gov’t Relations Lead, Board SecretaryExecutive Moves

Johns Hopkins APL Names Margaret Dean Gov’t Relations Lead, Board Secretary

Margaret Dean, a 26-year U.S. Navy veteran and formerly strategic adviser for the asymmetric operations sector at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics…