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Cochran Names New Majority Clerks for Senate Appropriations Committee

Release Date: 
Friday, February 27, 2015
U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced the appointment of new Republican Appropriations Subcommittee clerks

Shelby Opening Statement on Department of Commerce FY2016 Budget Request

Release Date: 
Thursday, February 26, 2015

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce-Justice-Science (CJS), today delivered the following opening statement during a subcommittee hearing to review the FY2016 budget request for the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Advisory: Committee Schedule for the Week of March 2, 2015

Release Date: 
Thursday, February 26, 2015
The following is the hearing schedule for the Senate Committee on Appropriations for the week of March 2, 2015

FY2016 Budget Request for U.S. Department of Commerce Subject of Subcommittee Hearing

Release Date: 
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Subcommittee Chairman Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) is scheduled to conduct a Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee hearing at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, to review the FY2016 budget request for the U.S. Department of Commerce.  The proceedings will be webcast and prepared testimony will be made available on the Committee website.

Defense Panel to Review FY2016 U.S. Air Force Budget Request

Release Date: 
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense hearing to review the FY2015 budget request for the U.S. Air Force begins at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday.   It will be webcast and prepared testimony will be made available on the Committee website.

Hearing to Review FY2016 U.S. State Department Budget Request

Release Date: 
Monday, February 23, 2015
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs hearing to review the FY2015 budget request for the U.S. Department of State begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday.   It will be webcast and prepared testimony will be made available on the Committee website.  Visit: http://1.usa.gov/1zD3x6K

Advisory: Committee Schedule for the Week of Feb. 23, 2015

Release Date: 
Friday, February 20, 2015
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The following is the hearing schedule for the Senate Committee on Appropriations for the week of Feb. 23, 2015.

Cochran Statement on the Confirmation of Dr. Ash Carter to be Defense Secretary

Release Date: 
Thursday, February 12, 2015
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations and its Subcommittee on Defense, today committed to working with Dr. Ash Carter, the newly-confirmed Secretary of Defense, to meet the nation’s security needs.