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McCain white paper outlines plan to build up US military

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 18, 2017

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., has unveiled a plan to build up the US military over five years for $430 billion more than current plans. McCain outlines the plan in a white paper, which aims to eliminate spending caps and the Navy's littoral combat ship program while increasing manpower and emerging technologies. Aerospace Daily & Defense Report (01/17) Defense News (01/16)


Medal of Honor recipients hailed at Veterans Inaugural Ball

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2017

Marine killed in live-fire exercise in Calif.

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 18, 2017

Air Force faces growing shortage of fighter pilots

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2017

N. Korea may try to provoke Trump with missile test, officials say

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 20, 2017

2 eject as military jet crashes in Miss.

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 18, 2017

US drops supplies to forces fighting Islamic State

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 18, 2017

Trump administration confirms commitment to invest in Air Force

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2017

Senate votes on Mattis, Kelly expected today

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 20, 2017

Mattis confirmed as defense secretary

ROA SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2017


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