Members of the HASC have drafted legislation that would bar the defense secretary from reducing the number of carriers.
The 12-day Exercise Northern Edge is the largest joint U.S. military training operation in the region.
The Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and Marines performed extensive training ops in the Arabian Sea this weekend.
The move came after U.S. officials said they were dispatching a show of military strength in response to threats from Iran.
With Lincoln's homeport changing, some Navy families have already left Hampton Roads for the West Coast.
An influential congressman is hitting back against the Navy's plan to move an aircraft carrier into retirement decades early.
The U.S. is turning to allies in the Middle East to fill gaps when Navy aircraft carriers can't make it out to the region.
NATO needs two more destroyers based in Europe and more carrier presence in the North Atlantic to counter Russia, he said.
Information Warfare commanders will oversee all incoming data and information personnel.
The Abraham Lincoln and Carrier Strike Group 12 are training for their first 2nd Fleet deployment.
Maj. Gen. John Richardson IV has launched a yearlong effort to heal the base's deeply scarred image.
The Marine Corps is considering a plan in which it could funnel all recruits to a new base.
Congressman Dan Crenshaw is a former Navy SEAL and the headliner in one of the most hyped-up joint campaign ads ever.
The mere possibility of the Marine Corps shaking up where it trains new recruits has drawn swift backlash.
The Army began creating this new approach to the beginning of BCT during the spring.