The following is a quote from the Congressional Record: September 3, 2002 (Senate), Page S8041-S8048.
Did you catch that? President Truman submitted a proposal that had been drafted, not by four people in secrecy in the basement of the White House, but by representatives of the armed forces and had been approved by the Secretaries of War and Navy, and the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
What a difference in Administrations! What a difference in attitudes toward government!
The speaker is Senator Byrd.