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Obama´s dangerous defense experiment
Los Angeles Times, by Howard P. "Buck" McKeon

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 2/28/2013 2:01:42 AM

Mindful of the repeated rounds of cuts the military has already endured, Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs, recently delivered a grim warning: "If you want [the military] to be doing what it´s doing today, then we can´t give you another dollar." His worries reflect reductions that started in 2009 and have reached crippling levels, even in President Obama´s proposals to avert sequestration. I take the general at his word, but I am concerned that the president does not. Sequester hurts national security, not just because 50% of the cuts fall on the military´s 18% share of the overall

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Clinton "loathed" the military. The current Secretary of State is a traitor to Vietnam vets everywhere. The Occupant of the White House drools at gutting the military. And America´s enemies are watching and waiting.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: alpha91c, 2/28/2013 2:12:09 AM     (No. 9200204)

American´s military is being gutted on purpose and with glee. It´s all part of fundmentally transforming the country.


Reply 2 - Posted by: flatwater, 2/28/2013 2:22:03 AM     (No. 9200208)

Barack Obama hates America. He sides with America´s enemies every single time.

Why on earth would he care about our military?


   

 

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/28/2013 3:37:41 AM     (No. 9200232)

This is what demonrats and the WH want - the complete gutting of the military. How else can you usher in a jihad by those millions of muzzies the demonrats (thanks to the drunk Kennedy) have already imported into the country and continue to do so by a million a year?


Reply 4 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/28/2013 3:47:13 AM     (No. 9200239)

The Obama war on the military isn´t because he hates them exactly. Who he really hates is republican owned suppliers to the military.If you decrease the size of the military,the supply line contractors are adversely affected.Obama talks about roads and bridges here until he´s blue in the face,yet we´ve seen little or no improvement in infrastructure,despite throwing $800 billion in stimulus at it. We´re spending billions on building roads in Afghanistan despite being a year and a half from the big exit.

What good are these roads if they´re going to be used by the Taliban to ambush people?

My guess is the paving contractor is an Obama crony company.


Reply 5 - Posted by: fljack, 2/28/2013 6:33:40 AM     (No. 9200342)

Recent Dem sequester talking points, parroted in an interview w/ a dem lackey, and, using the exactly same wording by Boob Beckel on "The Five", (both yesterday on Fox news) state that there are billions of dollars in waste at the DoD, and that is from where any cuts should aimed.

That the left hates the DoD is not news; that the Left´s manchurian candidate, Obama, will try to eviscerate the DoD is not news; that the LA Times is waking up to this IS news.



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