Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) today issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the FY18 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA):

“I congratulate the authorizers on the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act which will establish policies for the Department of Defense.

“As Chairwoman of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, I look forward to quickly completing the hard work necessary to fund our nation’s military and will carefully consider the funding recommendations contained in the authorization Act. 

“Along with my colleagues on the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, we will ensure that the United States military has the resources it needs to assure our allies, deter aggression, and overpower any potential adversaries.”