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Sequestration Has Arrived - 03/01/2013
Tonight at midnight, time has run out, Congress has run out of town, and the nation is facing Sequestration. As promised the "do nothing" 112th Congress, with a carry over to the new 113th Congress allowed the hard and bitter cuts to the budget take place. These cuts will be felt far and wide, and if nothing is done quickly, for a very long time. The drastic cuts of $85 billion to the budget with a very large amount $48 billion to the Department of Defense, will cause serious and frightening consequences. All of the service chiefs of staff and outgoing Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta warned many times of the effects and creating a "hollow" military. Already the Navy has cut back on planned maintenance of several major ships of the line, delayed deployment of some ships, will cut back on training. The Air Force has said they will cut back on training, delay purchases of equipment. The Army, Coast Guard and Marines Corps have all announced less training, less purchases of major equipment. Plus all services have mentioned possible drastic cut backs in personnel. Civilian jobs are also at risk, some employees being told they will be forced to take off one day a week without pay; some through September. That means less time building our nations military equipment. How can this not effect our nation and our military. Our brave men and women of the Armed Forces of the United States will be forced to do more with less and spend more time doing it. If Congress does not correct this ...

Sequestration Has Arrived



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