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US Senate Confirms Mattis for Defense Secretary

US Senate approves Trump nominees to lead Pentagon, Homeland Security

Nuclear Stockpile About to Go Leaderless, Senator Warns Trump

Heinrich: We simply cannot let national security positions to run on ‘auto-pilot.’

Senate Armed Services Makes Leadership Changes

Committee leaders announced Wednesday that five of the seven subcommittees will have new chairmen in…

Graham Won't Chair Cyber Subpanel After All

Sen. Lindsey Graham, one of the senators leading the call for a select committee to investigate Russ…

Inhofe to Chair SASC Readiness Subpanel

US Sen. James Inhofe is poised to take over the Senate sub-panel charged with military weapons moder…

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US Senate Confirms Mattis for Defense Secretary

US Senate approves Trump nominees to lead Pentagon, Homeland Security

Nuclear Stockpile About to Go Leaderless, Senator Warns Trump

Heinrich: We simply cannot let national security positions to run on ‘auto-pilot.’

Senate Armed Services Makes Leadership Changes

Committee leaders announced Wednesday that five of the seven subcommittees will have new chairmen in…

Graham Won't Chair Cyber Subpanel After All

Sen. Lindsey Graham, one of the senators leading the call for a select committee to investigate Russ…

Inhofe to Chair SASC Readiness Subpanel

US Sen. James Inhofe is poised to take over the Senate sub-panel charged with military weapons moder…

John McCain Has A Big-League Defense Buildup, Too

President-elect Donald Trump says he wants a military buildup, and Senate Armed Services Chairman Jo…

US Congress Passes Waiver for Mattis to Lead Pentagon

Congress on Friday passed historic legislation allowing US Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis to serve a…

Trump Benched Mattis Before His House Hearing. What Happened?

Trump’s transition team benched the former US Marine Corps four-star just as he was to appear before…

Mattis Warns Putin Trying to ‘Break’ Alliance, Voices NATO Support

President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for defense secretary, retired Gen. James Mattis, appears bef…

Mattis Defends Trump's F-35 Criticism

President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for the next defense secretary on Thursday characterized his…

Trump's Secretary of State Nominee Talks Tough on Russia

Tillerson said he would have armed Ukraine.

Experts Urge Waiver for Mattis as Check on Trump Presidency

National security scholars urged lawmakers to pass legislation to allow retired Marine Corps Gen. Ja…

Congress poised to make exception for Mattis to lead the Pentagon

After debate over existing rules mandating a post-military "cooling off" period, Congress is moving…

General Mattis is the focus of two Senate hearings this week. Here's what to expect

Congress must grant Donald Trump's defense secretary nominee a waiver before he can be confirmed.

Report: US Security Cooperation Knotted in Bureaucracy

A new report in the wake of big changes to the Pentagon’s security assistance apparatus argues the s…

McCain: Russia Hack Should Spark National Cyber Policy

The US Senate Armed Services Committee will focus on beefing up the nation’s cyber security after al…