Rep. Buck McKeon (R., Calif.) blasted President Barack Obama on Monday for not acknowledging the victories U.S. forces have achieved in Afghanistan and explaining America’s moral responsibility in the war.
House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. “Buck” McKeon (R,. Calif.), Reps. Ed Royce (R., Calif.), and Mike Rogers (R., Mich.) have sent a letter to the president asking him to take action against Russia’s breach of he Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty.
China’s recent test of a new ultra-high speed strike vehicle highlights growing concerns that Chinese military advances will overtake those of the United States in as few as five years, a senior Pentagon official told Congress Tuesday.
Frank Kendall, undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology, and logistics, said during a House Armed Services Committee hearing that he is concerned by large-scale cuts in U.S. defense spending that are undermining efforts to maintain U.S. military superiority.
Rep. Howard P. “Buck” McKeon (R., Calif.) drew praise from colleagues on both sides of the aisle for his staunch support of the troops and national defense when announced his retirement last week.
(Reuters) – U.S. Republican Representative Buck McKeon of California, chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, said on Thursday he would not seek a 12th term this year.
House Armed Services Committee Chairman Buck McKeon (R., Calif.) is seeking the names of 72 detainees that Afghan President Hamid Karzai has ordered released from prison, the Associated Press reports.
The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee and two senior committee members voiced concerns Monday about China’s first test of a new high-speed missile vehicle.
Rep. Howard “Buck” McKeon (R., Calif.) stated that the Pentagon’s finding that Edward Snowden’s leaks endangered troops confirms that Snowden “was no whistleblower, but a spy and a traitor.”
Leaders of the Armed Service committees in the U.S. House and Senate will unveil details of vital national security legislation at a press conference Monday afternoon.
Iranian officials announced the upcoming construction of two new nuclear plants on Saturday, just hours before the United States and Western nations signed a nuclear pact that will allow Iran to continue enriching uranium, the key component in a nuclear weapon.