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    Air Force Fiscal Year 2014 Budget

    Air Force officials testified on their branch’s fiscal year 2014 budget request.

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    Defense Department Budget

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    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,…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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