Nuclear Weapons Complex Modernization: Hearing before the U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Armed Services, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, One Hundred Tenth Congress, Second Session, July 17, 2008 [video] [open video - 0B]
This recorded video feed is from the July 17, 2008 hearing, "Nuclear Weapons Complex Modernization," before the U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Armed Services, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces. From Ellen Tauscher's opening statement: "Today, we will consider the National Nuclear Security Administration's plan for modernizing the nuclear weapons complex - what the NNSA calls its plan for 'Complex Transformation.' This topic has not received the attention it deserves. The maintenance and modernization of the nuclear weapons complex is a prerequisite to the continuing success of the science-based Stockpile Stewardship Program." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Subcommittee Chair Ellen Tauscher; Thomas P. D'Agostino, Administrator, National Nuclear Security Administration; Michael Anastasio, Laboratory Director, Los Alamos National Laboratory; Dennis Hayes, General Manager, Defense Programs, Washington Savannah River Company; Thomas O. Hunter, President and Laboratories Director, Sandia National Laboratories; Darrel P. Kohlhorst, President and General Manager, Babcock and Wilcox Technical Services Y-12, LLC; J. Greg Meyer, President and General Manager, Babcock and Wilcox Technical Services Pantex, LLC; George H. Miller, Laboratory Director, Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC; Vincent Trim, President, Honeywell Federal Manufacturing and Technologies, LLC; Stephen M. Younger, President, National Security Technologies; Gene Aloise, Director, Natural Resources and Environment, U.S. Government Accountability Office; Marylia Kelley, Executive Director, Tri-Valley CAREs, and C. Paul Robinson, President Emeritus, Sandia National Laboratories.
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