Owens Supports Bipartisan FY23 NDAA

Washington, D.C. –  Today, Rep. Burgess Owens (UT-04) released the following statement after he voted in support of H.R. 7900, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2023. 

“The FY23 National Defense Authorization Act is a win for U.S. troops, American interests, and national security,” said Rep. Owens. “This is a true bipartisan defense budget that strengthens our military readiness, invests in modernized capabilities, deters aggression from our adversaries, and gives American troops the largest pay raise in history. I will always be a strong voice for Utah’s servicemembers and was proud to support this year’s NDAA.”


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