Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee visits CJTF-HOA

U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry, 13th District of Texas, has dinner with U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Gen. David Furness, Commanding General of the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), and other service members deployed to Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, during a visit to the CJTF-HOA March 24, 2018. Thornberry, who is the U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee Chairman, stopped by Camp Lemonnier before visiting other locations within the CJTF-HOA area of responsibility. The Armed Services Committee has the responsibility to oversee the Pentagon, all military services, and all Department of Defense agencies, including their budgets and policies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry, 13th District of Texas, has dinner with U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Gen. David Furness, Commanding General of the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), and other service members deployed to Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, during a visit to the CJTF-HOA March 24, 2018. Thornberry, who is the U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee Chairman, stopped by Camp Lemonnier before visiting other locations within the CJTF-HOA area of responsibility. The Armed Services Committee has the responsibility to oversee the Pentagon, all military services, and all Department of Defense agencies, including their budgets and policies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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