Increase the U.S. Army to 540,000 Active Duty Soldiers
Current Status: FalteringAs of
"Increase the size of the U.S. Army to 540,000 active duty soldiers, which the Army Chief of Staff says he needs to execute current missions."
Total Army strength i\at the end of 2018 stood at 476,000 active duty soldiers - effectively the same strength as the previous years' goal. On top of that, the Army was having difficulty meeting it's recruiting goals and had to revise it's 2019 growth plan downwards.