Congressman Turner, Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces, released the following statement while traveling with Speaker Ryan on his first Congressional Delegation trip as Speaker:
“As a member of both the House Armed Services Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, this visit is important to maintain our relationship with Israel. We are at a critical moment and I know our two nations can continue to work together for a better future.”
Congressman Turner is the only member in attendance who sits on both the House Armed Services Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
Congressman Turner is the former Chairman and current member of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces. Under his leadership, the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces provided strong support to the Iron Dome short-range rocket defense system.
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