Posture of the Department of the Army

Date: Thursday, March 26, 2020 Time: 09:30 AM


To receive testimony on the posture of the Department of the Army in review of the Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2021 and the Future Years Defense Program.

As a result of CDC guidance for the COVID-19 pandemic, this hearing will be conducted as a paper hearing. To learn more about the processes for this hearing, please click here.

Due to the urgency of the COVID-19 crisis, the Army has asked for additional time to respond to Member questions. The Committee now expects to post the witness responses the week of April 13.

Member Statements

  1. Ranking Member James Inhofe R (OK)
  2. Chairman Jack Reed D (RI)


  1. Honorable Ryan D. McCarthy
    Secretary of the Army
  2. General James C. McConville, USA
    Chief of Staff of the Army