[VIDEO] CNO Richardson discusses the Navy needed by the U.S. for future operations

In a recent speech to the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C., Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson discussed the size and make-up of the U.S. Navy he believes is necessary to best defend the country moving forward. Richardson described the six dimensions of the naval power nucleus: a bigger navy, a better navy, a [...]

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Jon E. Dougherty is a political, foreign policy and national security analyst and reporter with nearly 30 years of experience in both fields. A U.S. Army veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he holds BA in Political Science from Ashford University and an MA in National Security Studies/Intelligence Analysis from American Military University.