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Ray Mabus, Longest-Serving Navy Secretary Since World War I, to Retire | Military.com
Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy, delivers remarks at the Navy's 237th birthday celebration in the Pentagon Auditorium, October 9, 2012. (DoD Photo By Glenn Fawcett) (Released)

Ray Mabus, Longest-Serving Navy Secretary Since World War I, to Retire | Military.com

The secretary of the Navy will retire within the next year after nearly eight years in office, he confirmed Tuesday to a congressional panel.

Addressing the House Appropriations Committee’s subcommittee on defense for an annual hearing on the sea service budget, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus said the hearing would be his eighth and last before the committee.

Source: Ray Mabus, Longest-Serving Navy Secretary Since World War I, to Retire | Military.com