July 2008

Date Title
7/24/08 Skelton on Our Role as the Indispensable Nation
7/23/08 Skelton and Taylor Applaud Navy Decision to Modify Shipbuilding Plan
7/16/08 Skelton on the United States’ Role in the World
7/10/08 Skelton on America’s Strategic Context
7/9/08 Skelton: U.S. Needs Comprehensive Strategy to Advance National Interests
7/9/08 Skelton Statement on Secretary Gates’ Tanker Announcement
7/2/08 Skelton and Hunter Express Concerns Over NORAD Move
7/2/08 Skelton Salutes Rescue of 3 American Hostages in Colombia

June 2008

Date Title
6/30/08 Skelton Renews Call to Make Afghanistan an Urgent Priority Reports to Congress Highlight Disturbing Trends in Afghanistan
6/26/08 Skelton and Abercrombie on Army FCS Announcement
6/19/08 Skelton Supports Bipartisan Compromise on FISA
6/19/08 Skelton: Afghanistan Must Be An Urgent Priority
6/18/08 Skelton Says Status of Forces Agreement Must Protect U.S. Troops in Iraq
6/12/08 SKELTON: SUPREME COURT DECISION WILL BETTER PROTECT AMERICAN SECURITY AND VALUES
6/5/08 Skelton on Resignations of the Secretary of the Air Force and the Air Force Chief of Staff

May 2008

Date Title
5/29/08 SKELTON ASKS CHAIRMAN OF JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF TO BRIEF 111th CONGRESS ON MILITARY THREATS
5/22/08 House Approves Skelton-Berman-Lowey Amendment to Create Interagency Advisory Panel
5/22/08 House Approves FY09 Defense Authorization Bill
5/21/08 SKELTON REMARKS ON H.R. 5658, THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2009
5/15/08 House Armed Services Committee Approves Fiscal Year 2009 Defense Authorization Bill
5/1/08 Hanging By A Thread: The State Of U.S. Military Readiness And The Prospects For Success In Afghanistan

April 2008

Date Title
4/30/08 Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Releases New Report re: Deploying Federal Civilians to the Battlefield
4/24/08 Skelton: Trust and Credibility at Stake in Pentagon’s Media Relations
4/17/08 Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Releases New Report re: Lessons Learned from PRTs in Iraq and Afghanistan
4/10/08 Skelton Responds to President’s Announcement On Troop Levels in Iraq