February 24, 2014
US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is recommending billions of dollars in military cuts which would reportedly reduce the size of American armed forces to pre-World War II levels. Defense Secretary Hagel plans on recommending that President Barack Obama to reduce military housing allowances, limit pay raises for soldiers, and increase health care premiums for the men and women who put their lives on the line to protect the United States. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s plan is reportedly part of a broader effort to “trim” the Pentagon’s budget while at the same time minimizing any negative impact on the country’s “preparedness and capability.” Veteran’s groups and lawmakers with a staunch history of support for the military are already lining up in opposition of the Obama administration official’s plan for the armed forces. (via Will Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Shrink Military To Pre-WWII Size?)

US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is recommending billions of dollars in military cuts which would reportedly reduce the size of American armed forces to pre-World War II levels. Defense Secretary Hagel plans on recommending that President Barack Obama to reduce military housing allowances, limit pay raises for soldiers, and increase health care premiums for the men and women who put their lives on the line to protect the United States. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s plan is reportedly part of a broader effort to “trim” the Pentagon’s budget while at the same time minimizing any negative impact on the country’s “preparedness and capability.” Veteran’s groups and lawmakers with a staunch history of support for the military are already lining up in opposition of the Obama administration official’s plan for the armed forces. (via Will Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Shrink Military To Pre-WWII Size?)

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