Rep. Mac Thornberry speaks during a meeting with journalists June 11, 2019 at George Washington University. (GW School of Media and Public Affairs / Flickr)
The new group, created by the fiscal 2019 defense authorization bill, will review the ethical considerations of using AI for defense purposes.
The White House. (Diego Cambiaso / Flickr)
The White House urges against closing DISA, as the 2019 House NDAA proposes, but it supports the bill's push for increased oversight on DOD's JEDI cloud procurement.
House Armed Services Committee chairman Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, released his mark of the fiscal 2019 NDAA Monday, which included new assessments for the DoD’s research and potential use of emerging technologies like AI and quantum sciences. (Photo by New America/Flickr.com)
House Armed Services Chairman Mac Thornberry questions Secretary of Defense Ash Carter during a hearing before the House Armed Services Committee on fiscal 2017 National Defense Authorization Budget Request from the Department of Defense in Washington D.C., March 22, 2016. (DOD photo / Senior Master Sgt. Adrian Cadiz)
Rep. Mac Thornberry, right, greets Pfc. Hunter Lane, left, an embarkation specialist with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 461 at Marine Corps Air Station New River, N.C., March 18, 2016. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lucas Hopkins/Released)
Mac Thornberry (Department of Defense / Flickr)