The potential move for AFRICOM was included in the Pentagon's plan to withdraw nearly 12,000 troops from Germany.
The potential for cuts comes just as U.S. Southern Command is seeing a worrisome increase in Chinese and Russian investment.
Space Command is part of a larger effort to operate in the space domain that was accelerated last June.
"We are the best in the world at space today," Gen. John Raymond, new commander of U.S. Space Command, said.
Gen. Stephen Townsend, who took over as TRADOC commander just over a year ago, was confirmed to take command of AFRICOM.
"We are going to continue to perform a lot of the mission for Space Command in the STRATCOM headquarters," Gen. Hyten said.
Pence said the command, which will be the 11th combatant command, is the stepping stone to creating a U.S. Space Force.
National Security Adviser John Bolton said the command should be headquartered in the region it covers.
Mattis and the outgoing SOUTHCOM commander praised the recent decision to send a U.S. Navy hospital ship to aid Venezuela.
The 69-page "Welcome Booklet" delved into the country's history with arcane language now regarded as offensive.
The heads of the U.S. military branches called for the return of all military hospital already transferred to the DHA.
The former officer received kickbacks in a $5 billion health scheme involving compounded medicine prescriptions.
If zeal could be weaponized in wartime, the Confederacy might have had a chance.
The bills broaden options for troubled vets in the legal system and expand a home renovations grants program.
The Air Force carried out a captive-carry test of the Lockheed Martin AGM-183A Air-launched Rapid Response Weapon, or ARRW.