Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) , Ranking Member of Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, issued the following statement in response to the report that President Biden intends to withdraw all military forces out of Afghanistan by September 11, 2021:
Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) was joined by Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23), Congressman Jeff Van Drew (NJ-02), and 39 House Republicans in introducing legislation that would quickly wind down the National Guard’s ongoing mission at the United States Capitol complex, remove the razor wire fencing, and restore our constituents’ right to access our nation’s Capitol grounds.
Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) introduced legislation, H.R. 2005, that would require the Department of Defense (DoD) to identify promising Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs for inclusion in future budgets and plans. This requirement will bring transparency and awareness to entrepreneurial innovation projects.