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Nov. 15, 2018

Shanahan Talks Dollars, Fiscal Sense and Space

Space, known as the final frontier, is something the Defense Department would like to explore, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan said.

Oct. 24, 2018

Pence, Shanahan Detail Progress Made in Space Force

Space is a crucial domain that the United States must continue to exploit and lead in, said Vice President Mike Pence at the fourth meeting of the National Space Council at Fort Lesley J. McNair in Washington.

Sept. 19, 2018

Time is Now to Execute National Defense Strategy, Shanahan Says

The National Defense Strategy unveiled earlier this year has had time to percolate through the force, and now it is time to execute it, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan said at the annual Air Force Association meeting.

Sept. 13, 2018

More than 7,000 Service Members ‘Leaning Forward’ to Aid Fellow Citizens

Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina bringing devastating wind and storm surge, with flooding expected across the Carolinas. More than 7,000 service members are ready to assist residents.

Aug. 10, 2018

Proposed Space Force to Protect, Expand U.S. Cosmic Capabilities

The proposal to form the U.S. Space Force is rooted in protecting America’s advantages in space and in ensuring such advantages continue, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan said during a roundtable discussion with reporters at the Pentagon.

July 30, 2018

Shanahan Discusses Medical Readiness, DHA Transfer at Womack

Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan visited Womack Army Medical Center, N.C., for an update on how the Defense Health Agency and the military services are collaborating on the integration of the Military Health System.

July 30, 2018

Shanahan Discusses F/A-18s, Naval Aviation Readiness at Oceana

Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan and Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer toured the Fleet Readiness Center Mid-Atlantic facilities at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach, Va., to discuss enhancing naval aviation readiness.

July 23, 2018

Shanahan, Senior Vietnamese Official Discuss Security Relationship

Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan and Gen. Do Ba Ty, vice president of the Vietnam National Assembly, reaffirmed the long-standing defense relationship between their nations during a meeting at the Pentagon.

May 22, 2018

Service Members Must be Physically Ready for Deployment, Troxell Says

Fitness means more than just passing a test, Army Command Sgt. Maj. John W. Troxell said during the inaugural DoD Readiness and Resilience Workshop, aimed at promoting a warrior/athlete culture.

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