NEC Capitol Hill Discussion of Federal Defense Spending

On December 12, The New England Council’s Defense Working Group will host a discussion on federal defense spending featuring members of Congress and a panel of key Congressional staff from the New England delegation.

Wednesday, December 12, 2012
7:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough
Washington, DC

Opening Remarks by Two Members of the House Armed Services Committee:
Rep. Niki Tsongas (D-MA)
Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC)

Brad Bowman, Office of Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH)
Naz Durakoglu, Office of Rep. William Keating (D-MA)
Mike Hermann, Office of Rep. James Langevin (D-RI)
Chad Kreikemeier, Office of Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)
Neil McKiernan, Office of Rep. Joe Courtney (D-CT)

From the outlook for sequestration and budget uncertainties to the possibility of a BRAC round in the coming years, our panelists will offer their insights on a range of defense spending issues.

Thanks to the generous support of NEC member Nelson Mullins, there is no cost to attend, but registration is required.


For more information, please contact Emily Heisig at


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