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Rep. Ro Khanna May 10
Last night, Republicans blocked my amendment to the that would stop the U.S. from refueling Saudi-led coalition jets bombing civilians in Yemen. They argued that our alliance with the Saudi monarchy meant we needed to overlook their war crimes in Yemen. I disagree.
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Tim Kaine May 24
Replying to @timkaine
This year, I'm especially proud that some of the proposals I've pushed for were included in , like addressing military spouse unemployment, increasing support for shipbuilding (much of which is based in Virginia), and giving our servicemembers a pay raise.
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Senator Ted Cruz Aug 13
Replying to @SenTedCruz
By addressing US security interests & providing the largest pay raise for service members our military is well funded & able to project strength & promote peace. fortifies Texas' position as a pillar of America’s defense, strategic capabilities & deterrence.
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Senator Ted Cruz Jun 19
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Additionally, the Senate bill authorizes another well-deserved pay raise for America’s men and women in uniform. I am proud of the work we accomplished for our nation in this year's NDAA.
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John McCain Jul 24
I’m very proud the Senate & House Armed Services Committees have completed conference of the . This bill carries on Congress’s long, proud tradition of bipartisanship when it comes to supporting our military & the brave men & women who serve.
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Senator Ted Cruz Jun 14
Replying to @SenTedCruz
I remain committed to working hard for the servicemen and women of Texas, and to ensure our country’s national security threats are addressed. -->
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CathyMcMorrisRodgers Aug 13
The signed into law today will direct critical resources to address the readiness crisis and give our troops their biggest pay raise in 9 years.
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Senator Ted Cruz Sep 6
Excellent article by about Hezbollah's control over Lebanon & Iran's weapons flights to Beirut. Cites my amendment on Lebanon aid, which requires report on how much of US $$ given to Lebanese army is being used to disarm Hezbollah.
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Steve Scalise Jun 26
This week, we're working to rebuild our military and give our troops their largest pay raise in 9 years.
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John McCain Aug 1
Replying to @SenJohnMcCain
It has been one of the great honors of my tenure to serve as Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee & provide for all those who risk life & limb to secure our freedom. The gives these heroes the support & resources they need to succeed.
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Jackie Speier May 10
Last night, I worked w/Dem & GOP colleagues to strengthen our military at markup. My measures to curb sexual violence, senior leader misconduct, & wasteful spending were included. We are slowly moving in the right direction. The fight for justice & fairness continues!
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Senator Ted Cruz Jun 14
Recently I filed seven amendments to the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act () for Fiscal Year 2019, in efforts to strengthen Texas’ military and space competitiveness and address national security threats abroad.
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Senator Ted Cruz Jun 19
The provides a clear framework for rebuilding and strengthening our military. In support of the National Defense Strategy, this legislation prioritizes the development of strategic capabilities while maintaining the strength of the force. -->
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Jim Inhofe Aug 1
Our greatest responsibility—what we are supposed to be doing here—is defending America. I'm pleased that the passed in record time, the earliest since 1996. I look forward to signing this into law soon.
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Gen. Dave Goldfein Aug 15
The is more ready today thanks to increased funding provided by & the signing of the is another encouraging step toward restoring readiness & enhancing the lethality of our force.
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House Republicans Jun 1
Our military has been asked to do too much with too little for too long. Last week, we got our troops the pay raise they deserve and the funding for equipment they need to be successful in their mission.
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House Republicans May 26
This week we delivered the largest pay raise for our troops in nearly a decade. We’re committed to our troops’ safety, which is only possible when they’re equipped and properly trained.
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John McCain Jul 26
Great to hear the House has passed the , critical legislation supporting our troops. I commend & for their leadership in advancing this important bill for our service members & the nation. Look forward to the Senate passing this bill soon!
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Kay Coles James Aug 13
The just-signed provides substantial increases on both hardware and personnel that will enable the DOD to rebuild our military in the coming year.
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Rep. Ro Khanna Jul 24
My amendment with to the that will investigate US involvement in Emirati-backed torture prisons in Yemen was accepted by the House and included in the final NDAA conference report.
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