"What gives me the most confidence in our ability to press ahead, to meet the goals of Executive
Order 13514, and push even further into the future are the extraordinary men and women who
work in the federal government."
"We have a very spirited and
innovative workforce—the real
intellectual capital of the navy.
They’re out there doing their best
every day, not just for the navy
of today, but by building the
navy of tomorrow."7