On Thursday, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), announced the Subcommittee Vice Chairs for the 115th Congress.
“The world remains a dangerous place with threats increasing in every theater,” Thornberry said, while appointing the Vice Chairs. “Ensuring that our troops are the best-trained, best-equipped, and best-supported is even more critical this year. I am encouraged by the members serving as Vice Chairs for this Congress. They bring diverse talent and experience to our committee and its mission.”
Emerging Threats and Capabilities – Rep. Liz Cheney (WY)
Military Personnel – Rep. Brad Wenstrup (OH)
Readiness – Rep. Martha McSally (AZ)
Seapower and Projection Forces – Rep. Bradley Byrne (AL)
Strategic Forces – Rep. Trent Franks (AZ)
Tactical Air and Land Forces – Rep. Paul Cook (CA)
Last week, House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA) released the list of HASC Subcommittee Ranking Members selected for the 115th Congress.
Emerging Threats & Capabilities – Rep. James R. Langevin (RI)
Military Personnel – Rep. Jackie Speier (CA)
Oversight & Investigations – Rep. Seth Moulton (MA)
Readiness – Rep. Madeleine Bordallo (GU)
Seapower & Projection Forces – Rep. Joe Courtney (CT)
Strategic Forces – Rep. Jim Cooper (TN)
Tactical Air & Land Forces – Rep. Niki Tsongas (MA)