Home     MS House Video Feed     MS Senate Video Feed    
Wicker's call for ships could mean work for coast shipbuilders




Wicker says national security concerns overseas are the driving force behind the bill.

“We are serious about giving the Navy, the defense department, the chief of naval operations, the support that they need to achieve this ambitious step,” said Wicker.

Officials say it could take 20 to 25 years to build the 79 ships needed to reach Wicker's goal.



WLOX
6/22/17

Posted June 23, 2017 - 6:56 am

YallPolitics.Com now uses Facebook for comments. Log into Facebook to comment here.












©2005-2017 Jackson New Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Contact us at editor at yallpolitics.com