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March 13, 2014 Press Release

I would like to thank Chairmen Frelinghuysen and Rogers, Ranking Member Visclosky, Secretary Hagel, General Dempsey, Undersecretary Hale, and the rest of our distinguished guests.

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March 12, 2014 Press Release

Secretary Kerry, I join Chairwoman Granger in welcoming you back to our Subcommittee.  Let me also say congratulations on the birth of your granddaughter last week.

March 12, 2014 Press Release

Admiral Papp, we are glad to have you before the subcommittee today to discuss the Coast Guard’s budget request for fiscal year 2015.  And because this is your last appearance before the subcommittee to testify in support of the Coast Guard’s budget as Commandant, I want to take the opportunity to thank you for your service:  to the Coast Guard, the Department of Homeland Security, and the nati

March 11, 2014 Press Release

I’d like to thank Chairman Rogers, Judge Carter, and Ranking Member Price for their leadership.  This subcommittee values our role in protecting our homeland as well as the bipartisan working relationship we foster to meet this goal.

March 11, 2014 Press Release

Good afternoon, Mr. Secretary, and welcome. This is your first appearance before our subcommittee and your first opportunity to answer questions on the President’s Fiscal Year 2015 budget request.

March 10, 2014 Press Release

I’d like to thank Chairman Rodgers, Judge Carter, and Ranking Member Price for their leadership.  This subcommittee values our role in protecting our homeland as well as the bipartisan working relationship we foster to meet this goal.

March 6, 2014 Press Release

Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, issued the following statement on today’s U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) report on the effects of across-the-board federal budget cuts:

March 6, 2014 Press Release

Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee and the State and Foreign Operations Subcommittee, today delivered the following statement on the House floor in support of legislation making loan guarantees available for Ukraine:

March 4, 2014 Press Release

Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, today issued the following statement on President Obama’s FY 2015 budget request:

March 2, 2014 Press Release

Good afternoon.  Dr. Moniz, it is good to see you again and welcome to your first appearance before the Subcommittee.

Mr. Secretary, the early reviews on your tenure as Secretary have been good from most, if not all, quarters but I believe the hardest challenges lie before you.

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