Press Release : Defense

  • February 6, 2024 Press Release
    House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) released the following statement on the failure of the House Republican security supplemental.
  • November 2, 2023 Press Release
    House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) released the following statement on the passage of House Republicans’ partisan funding proposal that will delay support for Israel and other national security and humanitarian investments.
  • October 30, 2023 Press Release
    House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) released the following statement on House Republicans’ partisan funding proposal that will delay support for Israel and other national security and humanitarian investments.
  • September 23, 2023 Press Release
    House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) released the following statement after the House Rules Committee reported out an extreme Republican rule that will lead to higher energy costs, decreased access to abortion, a less secure border, and a more powerful Russia and China.
  • September 13, 2023 Press Release
    House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) released the following statement after House Republicans failed to consider their own 2024 Defense Appropriations bill.
  • June 22, 2023 Press Release
    Today, House Republicans passed a Defense funding bill that divides the country, undermines national security, and includes provisions that fail to support service personnel. Instead of investing in our national security and the issues that matter most to our men and women in uniform, the bill includes irrelevant, harmful policy riders. House Democrats were united in their opposition, voting unanimously against the bill.
  • June 15, 2023 Press Release
    During today’s House Appropriations subcommittee markup of the 2024 Defense funding bill, House Democrats highlighted how Republicans are failing to invest in the issues that matter most to our men and women in uniform. Instead of focusing on national security, the bill includes irrelevant, harmful policy riders that divide our nation.
  • June 14, 2023 Press Release
    House Appropriations Committee Republicans today released the draft 2024 Defense funding bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. Instead of investing in our national security and the issues that matter most to our men and women in uniform, the bill includes irrelevant, harmful policy riders that divide our nation.
  • March 24, 2023 Press Release
    Based on information the House Appropriations Committee received from agency leaders in the Biden Administration, House Republicans’ reported proposal to cut fiscal year 2024 discretionary spending back to the fiscal year 2022 enacted level would weaken our national security.
  • March 9, 2023 Press Release
    Today, House Appropriations Subcommittee Ranking Members praised President Biden's 2024 budget request. Reactions are below.

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