Fischer Named to Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee


U.S. Senator Deb Fischer has been named Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee onEmerging Threats and Capabilities.

The subcommittee is responsible for overseeingpolicies and programs to counter emerging threats, including the proliferationof weapons of mass destruction, terrorism, and illegal drugs; homeland defense;technology base programs; special operations programs; and emerging operationalconcepts.

"I look forward to working in a bipartisan mannerwith Subcommittee Chair Kay Hagan to counter these threats andensure the U.S. military is the best-equipped, finest fighting force in theworld," said Fischer.

Courtesy- Sen. Deb Fischer's Office