Bipartisan lawmakers express need for compromise for defense policy bill, amidst varying party interests

By Georgina DiNardo / November 29, 2023 at 12:39 PM
House and Senate bipartisan lawmakers spoke about their commitment to passing the fiscal year 2024 defense authorization bill today despite varying priorities both parties have during a "pass the gavel" ceremony today. The ceremony included remarks from House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mike Rogers (R-AL), Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA) and Sens. Jack Reed (D-RI) and Roger Wicker (R-MS), the chairman and the ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee respectively. All the speakers expressed their commitment to passing...

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