Larry Blumberg, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council, wrap up SDMAC’s annual trek to Washington, D.C. at the end of April to visit with Navy, Marine Corps and local congressional leaders. Blumberg talks about the USS Independence’s arrival in San Diego last week; the USNS Mercy’s departure on Pacific Partnership 12; the Navy’s energy Initiatives; and the May 23 SDMAC Breakfast featuring keynote speaker VADM Paul Zukunft, USGC, the new Coast Guard Pacific Area Commander.

USS Independence's arrival in San Diego last week