The Burgess/Lee ranking report amendment to NDAA FY2015 passed late May 21 as part of en bloc amendment 5 on HR 4435, the NDAA for FY2015. Thank you to Reps. Burgess and Lee for their leadership, and to the many organizations that supported it.
This is a floor amendment to HR 4435, the National Defense Authorization Act for FY2015. It is a bipartisan amendment offered by Rep. Michael C. Burgess (R-TX) and Barbara Lee (D-CA). It is floor amendment #87. It was filed at Rules Committee as #72. It was consolidated into en bloc amendment #5 offered by Chairman […]
Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) and Michael Burgess (R-TX) testified at the House Rules Committee in favor of their amendment #72 regarding Audit the Pentagon.
The Burgess (TX)/Lee (CA) ranking report amendment will be considered on the House floor. It was the best amendment submitted this year.
Senate hearing, May 13, 2014 Defense Department Financial Management Witnesses testified at a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing about improving financial management at the Department of Defense. Note: Sens. Tom Carper (D-DE) and Tom Coburn (R-OK) have good opening statements. Coburn asks excellent, tough questions throughout. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) stayed for […]