BREAKING: Truman deployment canceled | WVEC.com Norfolk - Hampton Roads This is coupled with the Defence Sec talking about pay cuts and programme cancellations. Serious times for the US Military. The politicians are playing a dangerous game with these budget issues but for the Navy it is becoming very clear that the future of many of their programmes not to mention current capabilities might have to be curtailed. It will be very interesting to see how the PLAN play this out. They may see an opportunity to throw some more weight around.