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  1. Norfolk jobs may be threatened while money for new aircraft carriers is in limboRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... retired. Then-Reps. Scott Rigell, R, and Robert Hurt, R, declined to seek reelection this year, and Rep. J. Randy Forbes, R, lost in the primary after switching districts. Lawmakers have so far stymied Florida's efforts to station a carrier in ...

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  2. Congress's budget strife puts Va. shipyard jobs in danger, senators sayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... retired. Then-Reps. Scott Rigell (R) and Robert Hurt (R) declined to seek reelection this year, and Rep. J. Randy Forbes (R) lost in the primary after switching districts. Lawmakers have so far stymied Florida's efforts to station a carrier in ...

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  3. Document: Letter to Trump Team from Joe Courtney Endorsing Randy Forbes for SECNAVRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | U.S. Naval Institute

    Randy Forbes, the frontrunner to serve as the next Navy secretary, was seen at Trump Tower in New York on Monday, just days after the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services seapower and projection forces subcommittee sent a letter to the Trump administration endorsing Forbes for SECNAV .

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  4. Dem lawmaker says 'no better individual' to lead Trump's Navy than ForbesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Rep. Joe Courtney, D-Conn., is urging President-elect Trump's team to pick Rep. Randy Forbes to serve as secretary of the Navy. Courtney sent a letter last week to Vice President-elect Mike Pence officially offering his support for Forbes, R-Va., to lead the Navy.

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    Saturday Dec 3 | Lucianne.com

    Rep. Randy Forbes is the top contender to serve as Navy secretary in President-elect TrumpA s Pentagon, according to a source with knowledge of transition decisions. Forbes, R-Va., is the outgoing chairman of the House Armed Services Seapower Subcommittee and has been a long-time ally of the shipbuilding industry, which has a strong presence in his home district.

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  6. Forbes, Hendrix top contenders tolead Trump s Navy, source saysRead the original story

    Friday Dec 2 | Lucianne.com

    Rep. Randy Forbes is the top contender to serve as Navy secretary in President-elect TrumpA s Pentagon, according to a source with knowledge of transition decisions. Forbes, R-Va., is the outgoing chairman of the House Armed Services Seapower Subcommittee and has been a long-time ally of the shipbuilding industry, which has a strong presence in his home district.

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  7. Forbes, Hendrix top contenders to lead Trump's Navy, source saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | Washington Examiner

    Rep. Randy Forbes is the top contender to serve as Navy secretary in President-elect Trump's Pentagon, according to a source with knowledge of transition decisions. Forbes, R-Va., is the outgoing chairman of the House Armed Services Seapower Subcommittee and has been a long-time ally of the shipbuilding industry, which has a strong presence in his home district.

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  8. Kaine: Trump spending freeze injects 'uncertainty' into military budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Stars and Stripes

    ... as well as Hampton Roads. Kaine said he didn't consider the original cuts "strategic" enough. U.S. Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Chesapeake, pointed to a provision that would benefit Newport News Shipbuilding in the years to come. It would allow aircraft ...

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  9. Schapiro: Va. politicians have many reasons to give thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | Powhatan Today

    ... old problem - made-to-order districts in which politicians pick their voters rather than the other way around. Randy Forbes, a Republican defeated for renomination to Congress after switching districts and now mentioned for Navy secretary: Working ...

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  10. Trump wants to make the US Navy massive again - but no one...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... fleet size states that advocates for a bigger navy cite China and Russia as major threats that need matching. Randy Forbes, a Virginia congressman and front-runner for Trump's secretary of the navy post, has frequently expressed interest in a bigger ...

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  11. Navy SEALs find beachhead in public office, expect reinforcementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Washington Times

    ... a House seat from Virginia Beach, where East Coast SEALs train. The Virginia state delegate defeated Rep. J. Randy Forbes in the Republican primary. Mr. Forbes had switched to compete in Virginia's 2nd Congressional District after a redrawing of the ...

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  12. Asia leaders race to decode Trump on the future of Obama's pivotRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Manila Bulletin

    ... at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Based on the names being considered for key posts - Randy Forbes for secretary of the Navy for example - and commentaries by Trump's inner circle, Crane said he "is going to be as, or even more, ...

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  13. Trump wants 350-ship Navy, but how and why?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Stars and Stripes

    ... details. However, U.S. Naval Institute News reported that a source close to Trump attributed the idea to Rep. Randy Forbes, whose southeast Virginia district is part of the Navy's East Coast hub. The Navy's 272-ship deployable fleet is operating ...

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  14. Asian Leaders Attempt to Decode Trump on the Future of PivotRead the original story

    Monday Nov 14 | The Washington Post

    ... at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Based on the names being considered for key posts -- Randy Forbes for secretary of the Navy for example -- and commentaries by Trump's inner circle, Crane said he "is going to be as, or even more, ...

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  15. The man who will likely lead the Navy under Trump means business in the South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 13 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A family enjoys Gator Beach as an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer is underway off the coast of Southern California. When President-elect Donald Trump spoke about expanding the Navy to 350 ships in his September national security speech , he's most likely taking his cues from Randy Forbes, the Republican Congressman from Virginia poised to take over as Secretary of the Navy in a Trump administration.

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  16. For Clues To Trump's National Security Policy, Look To His AdvisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 13 | National Public Radio

    ... secretary of state. Other Republican names in early discussion for national security appointments include Reps. Randy Forbes of Virginia and Duncan Hunter of California. Retired Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn, a former Defense Intelligence Agency boss, is ...

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  17. Virginia 1 mins ago 11:02 a.m.Forbes reportedly considered for Secretary of the NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 12 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    As President-elect Donald Trump begins assembling a cabinet, among the people he is reportedly considering for Secretary of the Navy, is none other than outgoing Virginia Fourth District Congressman Randy Forbes. Several national publications, including "United States Naval institute News" have reported this week that Forbes "will likely be" Trump's pick.

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  18. Congressman Randy Forbes reportedly on short list for Navy SecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... in the Tigers' season opener o PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - As first reported by USNI News , Congressman Randy Forbes (R-4th District) is reportedly a top contender for an appointment to President-elect Donald Trump's cabinet as Secretary of the U.S. ...

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  19. Rep. Randy Forbes, R-4th, said to be leading candidate for Trump's Navy secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Rep. J. Randy Forbes, R-4th, is a leading candidate to be President-Elect Donald Trump's secretary of the Navy, according to multiple reports.

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  20. What Trump's Team Has Said About Maritime SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | U.S. Naval Institute

    ... concerns and given some sign as to how policy will be shaped after January's inauguration. Statements from Rep. Randy Forbes (R-Va.) - likely Navy Secretary nominee - and Sen. Jeff Sessions' (R-Ala.) - a long-term foreign policy advisor during the ...

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