The first obligation of our federal government is national security. We must always work to protect our rights and freedoms both at home and abroad. Now, more than ever before, it is imperative our military be at full strength and have the resources they need to combat evolving threats. I believe in peace through strength.
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WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) today voted in favor of H.R. 1301, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2017. This legislation would provide $583.7 billion to the Department of Defense to support our warfighters and ensure military readiness, including a pay raise for troops.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Drew Ferguson (GA-03) and Congressman Sanford D. Bishop Jr. (GA-02) praised the United States Army’s decision to add a Security Force Assistance (SFA) Brigade to Fort Benning. This brigade will add 500 positions to Fort Benning and is in addition to the 85 positions that were announced last week.