Tag Archives: Navy Admiral Mike Mullen

Gates Releases Efficiencies Initiatives

In continuation of the Department of Defense’s strive toward financial efficiency, Secretary Robert M. Gates announced yesterday a series of legislative initiatives designed to reduce overhead, duplication and excess in DoD to instill a future of savings and restraint for the department. The initiatives come after Gates’ request in May …

Read More »

DOD Utilize Sesame Street to Help Children Deal with Grief

It is not everyday you see top defense officials with characters from Sesame Street. However, yesterday, Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III and Navy Admiral Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, hosted a preview of Sesames Workshop’s initiative called “When Families Grieve.” The PBS special program …

Read More »

Admiral Mullen Points Out Bowl Games Deeper Meaning

Navy Admiral Mike Mullen, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, spoke about the importance of the academy experience at a football bowl game in Fort Worth, Texas. He pointed out that attending these universities are launching potentials for service as a military officers. He also mentioned how these …

Read More »