You are correct Sammy. After the rank and file voiced their opinion...the whole idea was sent to Davey Jones Locker!
Sammy Payne said:
I have heard that this idea has been scrapped. It was just a PC push from a liberal administration.
I think Trump nixed this and they are staying with what they have.
It was scrapped... https://www.navytimes.com/news/your-navy/2016/12/21/ratings-restore...