May 2007

Date Title
5/16/07 SKELTON REMARKS ON H.R. 1585, THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2008
5/9/07 HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE APPPROVES FISCAL YEAR 2008 DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION BILL Restoring Military Readiness and Taking Care of the Troops Are Top Priorities

April 2007

Date Title
4/30/07 SKELTON: Iraqi Parliament Must Put Political Progress Ahead of Summer Break
4/25/07 Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Examines Role of Private Contractors in Training the Iraqi Security Forces
4/23/07 SKELTON: WALLS WILL NOT BRING PEACE TO BAGHDAD Political Settlement Needed to Bring Security and Stability to Iraq
4/18/07 Opening Statement of Chairman Ike Skelton (D-MO)Hearing on U.S. Central Command
4/18/07 House Armed Services Committee Members on the Passage of H.Res.305, Commending the Special Operations Community
4/11/07 SKELTON STATEMENT ON PENTAGON DECISION TO EXTEND ARMY DEPLOYMENTS
4/10/07 SKELTON QUESTIONS PENTAGON ABOUT THE READINESS OF UNITS TO BE DEPLOYED TO IRAQ
4/4/07 SKELTON RESPONDS TO GOP STATEMENTS CONCERNING THE GLOBAL WAR ON TERROR
4/3/07 SKELTON DELIVERS ADDRESS AT HISTORIC WESTMINSTER COLLEGE

March 2007

Date Title
3/29/07 Opening Statement of Chairman Ike Skelton (D-MO) Hearing on the Military Commissions Act of 2006 and the Future of the Detention and Interrogation Facilities at the U.S. Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
3/28/07 Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Hears Challenges and Recommendations on Iraqi Security Forces from Outside Experts
3/28/07 SKELTON PRAISES HOUSE APPROVAL OF H.R. 1538,THE WOUNDED WARRIORS ASSISTANCE ACT OF 2007
3/23/07 SKELTON STATEMENT ON THE U.S. TROOP READINESS, VETERANS’ HEALTH, AND IRAQ ACCOUNTABILITY ACT
3/23/07 Opening Statement of Chairman Ike Skelton (D-MO) Hearing on the Second Report of the Commission on the National Guard and Reserves
3/22/07 SKELTON SAYS BUDGET RESOLUTION SUPPORTS DEFENSE
3/20/07 HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE REPORTS H.R. 1538, THE WOUNDED WARRIOR ASSISTANCE ACT OF 2007
3/19/07 SKELTON STATEMENT ON FOUR YEARS SINCE THE BEGINNING OF THE IRAQ WAR
3/15/07 SKELTON-HUNTER-SNYDER-McHUGH-FILNER INTRODUCE THE WOUNDED WARRIOR ASSISTANCE ACT OF 2007
3/14/07 SKELTON AND SNYDER ASK GAO TO REVIEW ALLEGATIONS ABOUT WOUNDED SOLDIERS ORDERED TO COMBAT THEATER
3/14/07 SKELTON AND ORTIZ REQUEST MILITARY READINESS STUDIES
3/14/07 SKELTON PLEDGES TO WORK WITH PENTAGON ON DEFENSE ACQUISITION TRANSFORMATION
3/13/07 HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE REPORTS H.R. 1362, THE ACCOUNTABILITY IN CONTRACTING ACT
3/13/07 READINESS SUBCOMMITTEE HEARS FROM ADMINISTRATION ON DEFENSE BUDGET