A Navy command master chief who inadvertently made headlines with a raunchy direction to sailors ahead of a visit from the vice president has resigned, the service announced Tuesday. Truman out of NorfolkVirginia, stepped down from his position as the ship's senior enlisted leader and will retire, the Truman's commanding officer, Capt. Nick Dienna, said in a public Facebook post.
The Nov. Army WTF! Why this decision to ban anatomy, an invaluable branch of the biological sciences, from the Army curriculum pertains to recruiters alone raises the question of what standards the rest of the service should adhere to.
Ron Lewis improperly used his credit card, lied to a bank to get charges removed and, more broadly, said he was guilty of conduct unbecoming an officer, according to people familiar with the report. Lewis, who was fired nearly a year ago by Cartersubmitted a written rebuttal slamming the IG investigation. The IG report has been completed, but has not yet been made public.
Seven days after urging the crew of the aircraft carrier Harry S. His bawdy reference ended up eclipsing the veep's visit as CNN and other news outlets seized on his gaffe. Pence had come aboard to announce the administration was abandoning cost-cutting efforts to decommission Truman and instead would mark the Nimitz-class carrier for a midlife Refueling Complex Overhaul in Norfolk.
Seven days after urging the crew of the aircraft carrier Harry S. Pence had come aboard to announce the administration was abandoning cost-cutting efforts to decommission Truman and instead would mark the Nimitz-class carrier for a midlife Refueling Complex Overhaul in Norfolk. Nick Dienna.
And that was not an isolated incident. In a report released Tuesday, the IG documented widespread abuse of military credit cards for personal use and repeated failure of DoD's detection system for flagging potential abuse of taxpayers' dollars. In response, Pentagon officials emphasized that Government Travel Cards are issued to, billed to and paid for by the employees who hold them.
Trump angrily lashed out at the Navy for awarding commendations to prosecutors in the murder trial of Edward Gallagher, a former special operations chief, and he publicly instructed Pentagon officials to strip them of the medals. His announcement was a remarkable rebuke by a president of his own Navy leadership. Trump wrote on Twitter.
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Truman on Tuesday, US Navy sailors were instructed to "clap like we're at a strip club" by the ship's senior enlisted sailor. Laura Stegherr, the Truman's public information officer told reporters, calling the remarks "inappropriate. Pence toured the carrier and delivered a speech to the sailors on board — a speech that probably left a number of senior defense officials feeling a bit lost.