Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies
- Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ranking Member
- Sanford Bishop
- Barbara Lee
- Tim Ryan
Department of Defense
Military Construction, Army, Navy (including Marine Corps), Air Force, Defense-Wide, and Guard and Reserve Forces
Chemical Demilitarization Construction, Defense-Wide
Military Family Housing Construction and Operation and Maintenance, Army, Navy (including Marine Corps), Air Force, and Defense-Wide
Family Housing Improvement Fund
Military Unaccompanied Housing Improvement Fund
Homeowners Assistance Fund
Closure Accounts NATO Security Investment Program
Department of Veterans Affairs
American Battle Monuments Commission
Armed Forces Retirement Home
Department of Defense, Civil, Cemeterial Expenses, Army
U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
2018 Chairman’s mark: $88.166 billion (excluding OCO)
2018 OCO: $638 million
2017 Enacted: $82.326 billion (excluding OCO)
2017 OCO: $432 million
Thank you for yielding Mr. Chairman.
Mr. Chairman, since my first day as Ranking Member, you have set a cooperative tone --- thank you for continuing to be inclusive as we work through this process.
Thank you, Chairman Dent, Ranking Member Wasserman Shultz, and Chairman Frelinghuysen for your work on this bill.
Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), the Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL), the Ranking Democrat on the House Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies (MCVA) Appropriations Subcommittee, released the following joint statement after Secretary Dr. David J.
Thank you Mr. Chairman and welcome Mr. Secretary.
We appreciate you being here in your new capacity; now operating on a bigger stage and with the even greater responsibility that comes with the duties of the Secretary.