May 27, 2018 - Rep. Smith expressed support for the House defense authorization bill that includes $10.2 million for the Joint Base.

“I am committed to ensuring that the men and women who serve our country in the armed forces have as much support as possible,” Rep. Smith stated

Main provisions of FY 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) include:

  • Rebuilding and repairing military infrastructure
  • Authorizing the largest pay raise for military personnel in nine years
  • Funding the creation of new aircraft and new ships