An opinion editorial by Rear Adm. Benjamin Nicholson, Commander of Joint Region Marianas
Considerations Moving Forward
- Posted on: May 04, 2023
A lot of numbers are talked about in relation to the Pacific region and the U.S. military’s plans for the islands.
The largest of these figures relate to the funding planned to be spent on construction - $1.2 billion to $2 billion a year, with $1.2 billion forecast to be spent in fiscal 2023 and $2 billion in 2028.