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Long comments on the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018

Washington, DC, July 14, 2017

Congressman Billy Long (MO-07) released the following statement today after voting in favor of H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018. This bill ensures the military has the strength it needs to carry out its mission of protecting our country.

“For far too long our military has used outdated equipment when facing 21st century threats,” said Rep. Billy Long.“Our men and women in uniform deserve better. The NDAA will ensure that they have the financial resources to update equipment and are prepared to defend our nation.”