House Committee on Armed Services

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The House Committee on Armed Services, commonly known as the House Armed Services Committee, is a standing committee of the United States House of Representatives. It is responsible for funding and oversight of the Department of Defense (DOD) and the United States armed forces, as well as substantial portions of the Department of Energy.

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Members

MemberPartyState
Ike SkeltonRID
John SprattRTX
Solomon OrtizDMA
Gene TaylorROK
Neil AbercrombieRIL
Silvestre Reyes
Vic SnyderRTX
Adam SmithDWA
Loretta SanchezDCA
Mike McIntyreDNC
Ellen TauscherROK
Robert BradyDPA
Rob AndrewsDNJ
Susan DavisDCA
Jim LangevinDRI
Rick LarsenDWA
Jim CooperDTN
Jim MarshallDMA
Madeleine BordalloDGU
Brad EllsworthDCA
Patrick Murphy
Hank JohnsonDGA
Carol Shea-PorterDMO
Joe CourtneyDCT
Dave LoebsackDIA
Joe SestakDWV
Gabrielle Giffords
Niki TsongasDMA
Glenn NyeRGA
Chellie PingreeDME
Larry Kissell
Martin HeinrichDNM
Frank KratovilRNC
Eric MassaRWY
Bobby BrightRTN
John McHughRLA
Roscoe Bartlett
Buck McKeonRCA
Mac ThornberryRTX
Walter JonesRNC
Todd AkinRNE
Randy ForbesRVA
Jeff MillerRFL
Joe WilsonRSC
Frank LoBiondoRNJ
Rob BishopRUT
Michael R. TurnerROH
John KlineRMN
Mike RogersRMI
Trent FranksRAZ
Bill ShusterRPA
Cathy McMorris-RodgersRWA
Michael ConawayRTX
Doug LambornRCO
Rob WittmanRVA
Mary FallinDNM
Duncan D. HunterRCA
John FlemingRLA
Mike CoffmanRCO
Tom RooneyRFL


Subcommittees


Committee activity

110th Congress

Petraeus report

On September 10, 2007, General David Petraeus testified before the House Committee on Armed Services and House Committee on Foreign Affairs. In his testimony, Petraeus claimed that major progress had been made since the beginning of the troop surge, and that he predicted that troop levels could begin dropping in Summer of 2008.[1]

109th Congress

Bills passed out of this committee covered by Congresspedia

Previous committee membership

110th Congress (2007-2008)

Members of the
House Committee on Armed Services,
110th Congress
Democrats: Republicans:


109th Congress (2005-2006)

Members of the
Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet,
109th Congress
Democrats: Republicans:


Contact information

Majority (Democratic) office

House Armed Services Committee
2120 Rayburn HOB
Washingotn DC 20515
Phone: (202) 225 4151

Committee Web site

Minority (Republican) office

Web: Minority Committee Web site
Phone: (202) 225-4158

Articles and resources

Wikipedia also has an article on House Committee on Armed Services. This article may use content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the GFDL.

References

  1. William Branigin and Robin Wright. "Petraeus Says Objectives in Iraq Are Largely Being Met," Washington Post, September 10, 2007.

External articles

External resources

Republican releases

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