The week ahead

By Tony Bertuca / July 12, 2021 at 5:00 AM

House appropriators will debate the fiscal year 2022 defense spending bill this week. Meanwhile, senior defense officials will testify on Capitol Hill and participate in a conference on joint all-domain warfare.


Several senior defense officials are slated to speak at the National Defense Industrial Association's Joint All-Domain Command and Control Symposium.


The House Appropriations Committee marks up its version of the fiscal year 2022 defense spending bill.

The Senate Armed Services Committee holds a nomination hearing for several individuals picked for senior Pentagon positions, including Navy secretary.

The House Armed Services tactical air and land forces subcommittee holds a hearing on fixed-wing tactical and training aircraft programs.


The House Armed Services readiness subcommittee holds a hearing on military construction, energy and environmental programs.

The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosts a discussion on the state of U.S. special operations forces with Rep. Stephanie Murphy (D-FL).