Jan. 30, 2018
Selva Describes Reality of Great Power Competition
Great power competition is back, and its emphasis in the National Security Strategy and the National Defense Strategy is a recognition of something “we should have recognized 10 years ago,” the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
Budget Impasse, Continuing Resolutions Pose Problems for DoD
As the fight continues on Capitol Hill over the government budget, Defense Department officials are getting ready to submit the president’s defense budget request for fiscal year 2019, the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
Oct. 26, 2017
Joint Chiefs’ Vice Chairman Presents Spirit of Hope Awards
Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva, the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said four people and two organizations were recognized with this year’s Spirit of Hope Award for service they provide to service members and civilian Defense Department employees.
Oct. 20, 2017
Dunford Calls USO a Vital Link Between Troops, America
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff thanked the USO for all it has done and continues to do to support service members in the United States and around the world during a gala held in Washington, D.C.
Aug. 3, 2017
Selva Discusses Nature of Nuclear Deterrence at Mitchell Institute Forum
Nuclear deterrence is the most important mission for the Defense Department, and the nation cannot afford to let this capability atrophy, Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told an audience.
July 18, 2017
Selva Addresses Global Challenges, Readiness in Capitol Hill Hearing
North Korea, the campaign to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, budget and readiness concerns dominated Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva’s nomination hearing to serve another two years as vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
March 8, 2017
Selva: Nuclear Deterrent is the Joint Force Modernization Priority
The U.S. nuclear deterrent tops the joint force’s list for modernization and recapitalization, Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, testified before the House Armed Services Committee.
Aug. 15, 2016
Military Orientation for Civilians Underway this Week
The Joint Civilian Orientation Conference, a weeklong course that is essentially “Defense Department 101” for civilians, is underway with Pentagon officials welcoming 40 leaders in business, community organizations and academia.