10 April 2020

After Week of Navy Chaos, SecNav and CNO Seek to Reassure Sailors


With the Navy reeling from a week of damning headlines and hundreds of new coronavirus cases in the ranks, the service's top leaders issued separate force-wide messages pledging to keep sailors and their families safe.Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Michael Gilday and the new acting Navy secretary, James McPherson, told the fleet they are committed to helping sailors and Marines weather the novel coronavirus pandemic. The messages come after a commanding officer who warned of a growing number of [...]