This was originally published on the House Armed Services Committee's website.

WASHINGTON, DC – House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) announced that all hearings scheduled for this week will be postponed. New hearing dates have yet to be determined:

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

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“Department of Defense’s Artificial Intelligence Structure, Investments, and Applications”
Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilites
(10:00 AM, 2118 Rayburn – OPEN)

Witnesses:

Dr. Lisa Porter
Deputy Undersecretary of Defense For Research and Engineering
Department of Defense

Mr. Dana Deasy
Chief Information Officer
Department of Defense

Thursday, December 6, 2018

******* POSTPONED *******

“National Defense Strategy Commission: Assessment and Recommendations”
Full Committee
(10:00 AM, 2118 Rayburn – OPEN)

Witnesses:

Ambassador Eric Edelman
Co-Chair 
Commission on the National Defense Strategy 

Admiral Gary Roughead, USN (Ret.)
Co-Chair 
Commission on the National Defense Strategy

******* POSTPONED *******

“Naval Surface Forces: On the Road to Recovery?”
Subcommittee on Readiness and Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
(1:30 PM, 2118 Rayburn – OPEN)

Witnesses:

Admiral John C. Aquilino
Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet
Department of the Navy

Admiral Christopher W. Grady
Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command 
Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Northern Command
Department of the Navy