The week ahead

By Tony Bertuca / July 19, 2021 at 5:00 AM

The Senate Armed Services Committee marks up its version of the fiscal year 2022 defense authorization bill this week.


The Senate Armed Services Committee will begin its subcommittee mark-up process in closed session. The full committee will convene in closed session Wednesday and, if needed, Thursday, to finalize its work on the FY-22 defense authorization bill.


Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Michael Gilday speaks at a virtual Navy League Sea-Air-Space Symposium "prequel." The event runs through Wednesday.

The director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's strategic technology office speaks during a virtual Air Force Association event.

The House Armed Services personnel subcommittee holds a hearing with Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks and other senior Pentagon officials about sexual assault in the military.


The Senate Appropriations defense subcommittee holds a hearing on proposed Navy and Air Force weapon system divestments.

The GovExec Intelligence at the Edge Seminar begins.

The House Armed Services intelligence and special operations subcommittee holds a hearing on the FY-22 budget for U.S. Special Operations Command.