Viola Out as SecArmy

Does that mean Jim Hickey ’82 is now back in the running?

Let’s hope so. Would be nice to have another alumnus in the building. I hope his resume lands on the desk of the new SecDef.

Otherwise, I say ALLEN WEST FOR SECRETARY OF THE ARMY!!

About vmijpp

VMIJPP hails from the star city of the south, Roanoke, Virginia. A 1989 graduate of the Virginia Military Institute, he is a retired artillery officer in the United States Marine Corps, with time in both the active and reserve sides. He served in Iraq in 2004, and in Afghanistan in 2009-2010. He joined the magnificent OPFOR.com as a guest blogger from the now defunct but never uninteresting Rule 308, where he denounced gun control and other aspects of tyranny, and proclaimed the greatness of the United States. When the sun set on OPFOR.com, he migrated here with Keydet1976 and the others.
This entry was posted in Army, VMI. Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Viola Out as SecArmy

  1. keydet1976 says:

    I suspect Jim Hickey will be considered and may be the choice. Allen West would be a horrible choice for all the reasons he is an interesting public figure. West would have a hard time being confirmed because of what happened in Iraq. Leaving Bob Speer who is the acting in that position would be good. He was a career Army officer, knows how the Pentagon works and his background in Budgets would reap rewards on the hill. Though he got passed over for SECNAV Randy Forbes would be a good choice.

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s