Congressman Turner released the following statement after House Armed Services Chairman Mac Thornberry announced subcommittee chairmen for the 115th Congress.

“I look forward to continuing the important work we were able to accomplish on this subcommittee last Congress. My top priority remains repealing sequestration and restoring military readiness and capability with respect to air and land forces through effective modernization strategies. I will continue to fight to equip our warfighters with the resources they need to carry out their mission and keep our nation safe.”

Congressman Turner will serve as the Chairman of the Tactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee for the second time.