(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.
Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee Buck McKeon (R., Calif.) sent Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel a letter asking him to pay both service members and defense contractors during the government shutdown, on Monday.
House Armed Services Committee chairman Rep. Buck McKeon (R., Calif.) pushed senior military officials Wednesday for specifics about the actual impact of full sequestration.
Rep. Buck McKeon (R., Calif.), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin in an editorial published by the Moscow Times Tuesday.
Defense Republicans in the House are seeking to overturn deep, automatic defense spending cuts as part of the debate on whether to authorize military force against Syria, the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee said Wednesday.