My dh (army) just got the news today that Obama, in order to cut back on funds and help our economy, is going to start cutting soldiers from being active duty. so, since that's going to happen, the National Guard and the reserves will be merging and sending their soldiers over on tours without their families more often than normal.
IMO, DUMB IDEA. sure, lower our defense, so next time we're attacked, we can't do anything about it. but at least we'll have money right?
no, i don't have a link. he said he doesn't believe this has been mentioned to the press (or whoever) yet. this came from the higher up in his company. it's not in effect until 2013 ( which, really, it means the fiscal year, which is 2012)
Asked by Anonymous at 10:14 PM on Feb. 13, 2011 in Politics & Current Events
Answer by Anonymous at 10:16 PM on Feb. 13, 2011
We really need a link to be able to discuss the issue coherently.
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