How it all fell apart for Thomas Modly in seven days that included a two-plane, 50-hour trip to chastise a fired skipper aboard his COVID-stricken aircraft carrier. Inside the Wild Final Week of the Acting Navy Secretary | @navybook , @MarcusReports
acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly'>Then-acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly removed Crozier earlier this month after the captain wrote a letter to Navy leaders suggesting some 50 sailors on his ship could die from the coronavirus. Modly has since resigned from his post.
BREAKING: Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly has offered to resign after facing backlash for calling an ousted Navy captain “stupid."
Acting U.S. Navy Secretary Thomas Modly said Captain Brett Crozier exercised poor judgement in writing the letter about coronavirus outbreak on USS Theodore Roosevelt and has been removed from command