WASHINGTON, D.C. – A group of sailors have entered a new enlisted education program that could reshape Navy training, Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Bill Moran said Tuesday.
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Fiscal Year 2020 Navy Unfunded Priorities List
The following are the Navy Unfunded Priorities Lists for Fiscal Year 2020. Read More
Marine Corps Shedding Old Equipment to Pay for New Technology
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — To make modernizing its equipment affordable, the Marine Corps is weeding out old technology that’s either too expensive to run or hasn’t kept pace with advances made by near-peer adversaries, service officials said on Wednesday.
Pentagon to Start FY 2019 with Defense Spending Bill Signed Into Law
President Donald Trump signed the Department of Defense appropriations bill on Friday, providing $674 billion to fund military operations in Fiscal Year 2019, which begins Monday.
Report to Congress on State Department Foreign Operations
The following is the June 8, 2018 Congressional Research Service report, Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs: FY2019 Budget and Appropriations. Read More
Mattis Defends Trump Administration’s Call for Low-Yield Nuclear Weapons
Defense Secretary James Mattis called Moscow’s strategy of threatening to use low-yield nuclear weapons to get its way “bellicose and cavalier,” and he said the administration’s plan to develop America’s own low-yield nuclear weapons and deploy them on submarines would checkmate the Kremlin. Read More
HASC’s 2019 Bill Boosts Navy Spending, With Focus on Readiness and Pacific Operations
The House Armed Services Committee’s Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act today focuses on building readiness – especially in aviation – and on optimizing for operations in the Indo-Pacific region. Read More
CNO: Navy to Restore Readiness Levels by 2022 After Years of Insufficient Funding
CAPITOL HILL — The Navy anticipates returning to a ready state by 2022, top leadership said today, after being gutted by nearly a decade of continuing resolutions and budget caps. Read More
Navy and Marine Corps FY 2019 Unfunded Priorities List
The following are the navy and Marine Corps Unfunded Priorities Lists for Fiscal Year 2019. Read More
CNO: 2019 Budget Aims for ‘Whole’ Fleet, Faster Construction of 355-Ship Navy
SAN DIEGO, Calif. — The upcoming Fiscal Year 2019 budget request will support Navy efforts to begin building a 355-ship fleet while also balancing capability upgrades and readiness, the chief of naval operations said on Thursday. Read More