Today, I spoke at the Faith& Freedom Coalition Conference about China's rising global influence. Generations of foreign policy experts thought giving China access to our markets would make the country freer, lean toward our values, and more capitalistic. Well, they have all been very wrong.
Our concerns were taken into consideration, and the U.S. Senate has cancelled its annual August recess. This is encouraging, but our goal is not to stay in Washington longer. Our goal is to fund the government on time.
The Air Force announced it will locate a new battlefield management mission at Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins. This additional mission at Robins will play a critical role in fulfilling our national defense strategy and ensure Robins is a force for decades to come.