AUSN Legislative SITREP For Wednesday, March 27, 2019

AUSN Receives $100,000 Donation From Independence Fund The Independence Fund (TIF) made a generous pledge of $100,000 to AUSN – NSHF (Navy Safe Harbor Foundation) in support of the Navy Wounded warrior adaptive sport PDRL (medically retired) athletes.  TIF’s generosity helps provide PDRL athletes and their families / caregivers financial assistance to attend Team Navy…

New Secretary of Defense

Patrick M. Shanahan has been named the acting Secretary of Defense, replacing outgoing SecDef James Mattis. Shanahan was named the 33rd Deputy Secretary of Defense on July 19, 2017. Before that, he served as a senior vice president at Boeing. “As acting secretary of defense, I now look forward to working with President Trump to…