1,273Mar 2, 2011
Defense Department Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request
Defense Secretary Gates and Joint Chiefs Chair Mike Mullen testified about the president’s budget request for fiscal year 2012, totaling $553 billion. They also talked about operations in ...
778Mar 5, 2008
Air Force Tanker Contract
Air Force officials testified about the $35 billion Air Force tanker contract awarded the previous week to a partnership between Northrop Grumman and the European parent of Airbus instead of to the ...
489May 9, 2013
Air Force Fiscal Year 2014 Budget
Air Force officials testified on their branch’s fiscal year 2014 budget request.
352Apr 16, 2013
Fiscal Year 2014 Defense Department Budget Request
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Martin Dempsey, and Undersecretary Robert Hale testified about the president’s fiscal year 2014 defense budget ...
288Apr 30, 1991
Stealth Aircraft Technology
The subcommittee heard testimony on the feasibility and cost of stealth airplane technology in America’s aerial defense. Airplanes with stealth technology are designed to enter enemy ...
64Mar 29, 2007
Fiscal Year 2008 Department of Defense Budget
Defense Department officials testified about fiscal year 2008 department budget requests, military operations and readiness, personnel issues, and future planning priorities. They also talked ...
44Feb 9, 2007
Fiscal Year 2007 Army Supplemental Spending
The House Appropriations Defense Subcommittee held a hearing on the U.S. Army portion of the proposed fiscal year 2007 war supplemental appropriations. Witnesses testified about operations in ...
40Feb 19, 1991
Cost of the Persian Gulf War
The committee heard testimony on the cost of the Persian Gulf war from Secretary of Defense Dick Cheney and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell. The Secretary and Chairman also ...
30Sep 25, 1991
Future of U.S. Military Bases
The subcommittee heard testimony from the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell on the reorganization of U.S. military bases around the world. Early in 1991, the Department of ...
29Feb 12, 2004
Fiscal Year 2005 Defense Appropriations
Secretary Rumsfeld and other Defense Department officials testified about the department’s proposed fiscal year 2005 budget of $68.9 billion. Other topics included a lack of intelligence ...
18Mar 1, 2000
Department of Defense Budget Overview
Defense officials testified about the fiscal year 2001 Department of Defense budget, and the fiscal year 2000 Kosovo supplemental appropriations. Among the issues they addressed were recent ...
15Apr 21, 1999
Appropriations for Military in Yugoslavia
Defense Department officials testified about a defense supplemental appropriations bill for U.S. participation in NATO military activities in Yugoslavia. Subcommittee chair Lewis asked that the ...
15Mar 8, 2001
Quality of Life Issues
Senior Enlisted officials testified about issues affecting the quality of life for military personnel. Among the topics they addressed were housing and base facilities, pay levels, retention ...
14Sep 30, 2003
Supplemental Appropriations Request
Defense officials testified about supplemental spending requests for military operations and reconstruction efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Among the topics they addressed were how the funds ...
13Jul 16, 2001
Defense Department Budget
9Jun 19, 1986
Fiscal Year 1987 Appropriations