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Senate Armed Services Committee

The Committee on Armed Services is a committee of the United States Senate empowered with legislative oversight of the nation's military, including the Department of Defense, military research and development, nuclear energy , benefits for members of the military, the Selective Service System and other matters related to defense policy. The Armed Services Committee was created as a result of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 following U.S. victory in the Second World War. Wikipedia*

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The Senate Armed Services Committee has 689 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1985, Congressional and Defense Discussion. The year with the most videos was 2015 with 72 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 5,984 views per program. Most appearances with Carl Levin (8), John W. Warner (3), James M. Inhofe (2). Most common tags: Budget, Transportation, Homeland (Domestic) Security.

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    Closed business meeting to continue to markup the proposed National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2019.

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    Closed business meeting to continue to markup the proposed National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2019.

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    Armed Services

    Closed business meeting to markup the proposed National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2019.

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    Hearings to examine the nominations of Lisa Porter, of Virginia, to be a Deputy Under Secretary, James N. Stewart, of North…

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