981Sep 22, 2013
Washington Navy Yard Shooting Memorial Service
President Obama spoke at a memorial service for the victims of the September 16, 2013, shooting at the Washington Navy Yard. President and Mrs. Obama also spoke with members of the ...
1,367May 24, 2013
U.S. Naval Academy Commencement Ceremony
President Obama gave the commencement address to the 2013 U.S. Naval Academy graduating class. Among his comments he referred to a Pentagon report on sexual assault in the military that showed ...
186May 3, 2013
Alternative Energy and the Navy
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus was one of the featured speakers at a discussion hosted by the Truman National Security Project. In his remarks he said the military must invest in alternative fuel in ...
294Apr 9, 2013
U.S. Navy History and Mission
Secretary Ray Mabus talked about the Navy’s mission and role in geopolitical hotspots such as Asia and the Middle East. He also spoke about the impact of sequestration on the Navy and ...
337Nov 19, 2012
Navy Submarine Naming Announcement
Vice President Joe Biden attended an announcement by Navy Secretary Ray Mabus that a new Virginia class fast-attack submarine would be named the USS Delaware. Jill Biden, Senator Tom Carper ...
238Jun 18, 2012
War of 1812 200th Anniversary Ceremony
A ceremony was held to launch the international bicentennial commemoration of the declaration of war against Great Britain signed by President Madison on June 18, 1812.
President Obama, British ...
4,968Mar 15, 2012
Fiscal Year 2013 Navy Budget Request
U.S. Navy and Marine Corps officials testified on the fiscal year 2013 Navy budget. Senators on the Armed Services Committee questioned plans to change the force structure of the Marines, as ...
85Feb 23, 2012
U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus spoke at the 2012 Ottawa Conference on Defense and Security. He talked about the role of the U.S. military and coalition partners, and the shared values between Canada ...
955Jan 26, 2012
Q&A with Ray Mabus
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus discussed his military and political career, and his current role as the nation’s 75th secretary of the Navy. He talked about the Navy’s leadership ...
765Dec 7, 2011
Pearl Harbor 70th Anniversary Commemoration
Navy officials and others commemorated the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Secretary Mabus spoke and letters from Secretaries Panetta and Salazar and ...
277Apr 30, 2010
State of the U.S. Navy
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus spoke about U.S. naval operations and challenges facing the service. One day after the ban prohibiting women from serving aboard submarines expired without formal ...
482Apr 28, 2009
Armed Forces Committee Confirmation Hearing
The Senate Armed Forces Committee head a confirmation hearing for several nominees.
* Raymond E. Mabus Jr. to be secretary of the Navy
* Robert O. Work to ...
22Apr 5, 1994
Drugs, Crime & Campaign 1994
Participants discussed how the nation should deal with drug and crime problems and how these would affect midterm elections. They explored alternatives to the “increasingly ...
35Jan 8, 1992
Mississippi State of the State Address
Former Governor Mabus delivered a special address to a joint session of the Mississippi state legislature. Governor Mabus was defeated in his recent bid for re-election, and will leave the ...
27Feb 3, 1991
Economic Development & Technology Innovation
The Committee on Economic Development and Technological Innovation discussed the relationship between federal regulations and economic development in the states.
15Jan 22, 1991
Mississippi State of the State Address
Governor Mabus delivered the state of the state address to the state legislature.
14Sep 5, 1990
The Early Years: Making Education Begin Here
Panelists discussed specific ways to encourage children in their early years to enjoy education and to provide them with the opportunities they need.
23Jul 29, 1990
Interview: Governor Mabus
Governor Mabus discussed the educational task force and the difficulties in negotiating a panel that would evaluate the progress being made in education. The panel would have been comprised of ...
31Feb 26, 1990
Economic Development and Technology
Discussion centered on the need for more technological education which would help improve state economies.
25Feb 26, 1990
Task Force on Education
The education task force met to discuss future education goals.
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