Request Line: (870) 277-1080 [email protected]
Text Your Gift to KLEK1 to 44-321 LEARN MORE

Your Community Radio Station is possible thanks to this supporter!  Become an underwriter.

Cotton Statement on Committee Passage of NDAA Bill

Written by Press Release

May 24, 2018

[email protected]“/>
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Caroline Tabler<[email protected]> or James Arnold<[email protected]> (202) 224-2353 May 24, 2018
Cotton Statement on Committee Passage of NDAA Bill
Washington, D.C. — Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) today released the following statement on the completed markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 in the Senate Armed Services Committee:
“The committee has written a strong piece of legislation that allows us to build a modern fighting force capable of addressing the whole range of threats we face. I was especially pleased that this year’s legislation includes provisions to forbid China to participate in the Rim of the Pacific Exercise, allow the president to modernize our nuclear arsenal, and prohibit the Department of Defense from buying any products from Chinese telecom giants Huawei and ZTE. These policies are all vital to our national security, but the Department cannot put them into action unless we pass a defense appropriations bill well before the end of the fiscal year. I urge the full Senate to pass this bill as soon as possible, so we can finish work on the appropriations bill in the near future.”
###

0 0 votes
Article Rating

Related Articles

A-State to Participate in Annual Great Central U.S. ShakeOut Earthquake Drill

10/19/2021 JONESBORO – Arkansas State University will participate in the annual Great Central U.S. ShakeOut earthquake preparedness drill on Thursday, Oct. 21. The university will test its emergency alert system with Read more

Boozman, Lankford Stand for Coach’s Right to Pray

WASHINGTON––U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) joined Senator James Lankford (R-OK) and 11 other senators in submitting an amicus brief in support of Coach Joe Kennedy in Kennedy v. Bremerton School District. The Read more

A-State Third After 36 Holes at Ozarks National Invitational

Story Links HOLLISTER, Mo. (10/19/21) – With two of three rounds played at Ozarks National, the Arkansas State women's golf team is third among 15 teams at the Ozarks National Read more

Red Wolves Tied for 36-Hole Lead at Pinetree Intercollegiate

Story Links KENNESAW, Ga. (10/18/21) – Coming off winning the Bubba Barnett Intercollegiate last week, the Arkansas State men's golf team is tied for the 36-hole lead at the Pinetree Read more

Comments

Subscribe
Notify of
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Your Community Radio Station is possible thanks to this supporter!  Become an underwriter.

Pin It on Pinterest