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April 08, 2017
President Trump Nominates TN Senator Mark Green For Army Secretary
Trump Nominates TN Senator Mark Green For Army Secretary
President Donald Trump announced Mark Green to be his pick for secretary of the United States Army.
Green is a Senator from Tennessee and has been praised by Defense Secretary Mattis.
“Mark will provide strong civilian leadership, improve military readiness and support our service members, civilians and their families,” Mattis said.
Green is a West Point graduate and Army veteran who served as a military physician.
If confirmed by the senate, Green would succeed Eric Fanning, who was the first openly gay secretary in any of America’s armed forces.
Posted by Wild Thing at April 8, 2017 10:55 AM