The next four years will be critical for the U.S. Navy as our nation faces new challenges in the Indo-Pacific Theater and around the globe. During the 2020 presidential campaign, defense was not a major political issue. As a result, President-elect Joe Biden’s new Pentagon and Navy leadership teams will come to their posts largely free from campaign promises. So what can we expect? I see six priorities emerging as the Navy and the nation plot a new course toward the future.
The Navy’s Next Four Years
By John Kroger