Fischer Named to Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee
U.S. Senator Deb Fischer has been named Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on
Emerging Threats and Capabilities.
The subcommittee is responsible for overseeing
policies and programs to counter emerging threats, including the proliferation
of weapons of mass destruction, terrorism, and illegal drugs; homeland defense;
technology base programs; special operations programs; and emerging operational
"I look forward to working in a bipartisan manner
with Subcommittee Chair Kay Hagan to counter these threats and
ensure the U.S. military is the best-equipped, finest fighting force in the
world," said Fischer.