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Army Secretary Christine Wormuth: Modernization Efforts Remain a ‘Top Priority’

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Army Secretary Christine Wormuth said advancing modernization programs will be her top priority to enable the service to meet future challenges. “I am committed to continue transforming our forces to be able to compete, deter, and if necessary fight and win across the multi-domain battlefield,” Wormuth wrote in a letter to the Army.

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Senate Confirms Christine Wormuth for Army Secretary Role

Christine Wormuth

Christine Wormuth, who formerly served as the undersecretary of defense for policy, has been confirmed by the Senate to become the secretary of the U.S. Army. Wormuth ultimately received confirmation on Thursday, after being unconfirmed in the middle of her hearing with the Senate on Wednesday. President Biden nominated Wormuth for the role of Army secretary.

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Christine Wormuth to Step Down as DoD Undersecretary for Policy in June

Christine Wormuth, undersecretary for policy at the Defense Department, will leave her current position in June after more than seven years of service under the current administration. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said in a statement released Friday that Wormuth will be replaced by Brian McKeon, principal deputy defense undersecretary for policy, on an …

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Chuck Hagel Officially Welcomes 4 Senior Pentagon Leaders

The Defense Department held a ceremony Monday to celebrate the addition of Michael McCord, Jessica Wright, Jamie Morin and Christine Wormuth to the agency’s senior leadership team, DoD News reported Monday. Jim Garamone writes that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel welcomed McCord as comptroller, Wright as undersecretary for personnel and readiness, …

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Senate Confirms Obama Nominee Christine Wormuth as DoD Policy Chief

Christine Wormuth, President Barack Obama’s nominee for the post of undersecretary for policy at the Defense Department, has been confirmed by the Senate following a voice vote, Defense News reported Friday. Marcus Weisgerber writes that Wormuth, current deputy defense undersecretary for strategy, plans and force development will succeed James Miller, who resigned …

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