Mar 16 2013
Senator Warner attended Saturday's keel-laying ceremony at Huntington-Ingalls New News Shipbuilding to celebrate a key milestone in the construction of the Navy's newest fast-attack submarine. The sub will bear the name of his Senate predecessor, John Warner.
Virginia’s governor, Sen. Warner and other members of the congressional delegation met for more than an one hour today with U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates, and afterwards the Virginians were cautiously optimistic about preserving significant pieces of Joint Forces Command in Hampton Roads.
Apr 28 2010
Senator Warner welcomed the news yesterday that California-based Northrop Grumman has decided to move its headquarters to Northern Virginia. The defense giant also was considering sites in Washington and Maryland.
Mar 04 2010
Senator Warner had a fun and wide-ranging conversation this morning with Rick Rumble on the "Rumble in the Morning Show" on WNOR-FM99 in Norfolk.
Feb 18 2010
Senator Warner traveled to Fort Belvoir today to receive an update on the BRAC-related base expansion and to tour the new hospital construction site.
Dec 14 2009
Working with his colleagues from Virginia and Marlyand, including Senator Jim Webb and Congressman Jim Moran, Senator Warner successfully added $300 million to the FY2011 military construction appropriations bill to specifically address ways to mitigate current and future traffic congestion at Fort Belvoir and Maryland's Bethesda Naval Hospital.
Dec 02 2009
Senator Warner released the following statement today, after President Obama's speech announcing his strategy in Afghanistan.
Yesterday, the Senate passed S.1407, the military construction and Veterans Administration appropriations bill, which included two amendments submitted by Senator Warner:
Oct 14 2009
To kick-off the three-day 2009 Modeling & Simulation World Expo in Virginia Beach this week, Senator Warner hosted a "Virginia Summit on Modeling & Simulation." The conference, held yesterday, was organized to promote Hampton Roads' growing role in the high-tech modeling & simulation field.
Sep 28 2009
Senator Warner recently spoke about the need for energy innovation during the Council on Competitiveness' National Energy Summit and International Dialogue.