U.S. MILITARY CUTS WITH GREATER RISK


I wholeheartedly agree with Arlin’s article though I would pull all financial aid from those countries that do not comply or seek to do us harm, period. Shrinking our military when the threat to our own shores is the greatest it has ever been is just insanity! But when you have a narcissistic POTUS, what do you expect? I hope you enjoy Arlin’s input as much as I do!

Arlin Report

troops leave planeWith the U.S. budget and financial issues being as dismal as they are, the Pentagon is preparing to cut billions of dollars from its budget, reducing military spending, forces and weapons program.   The cuts, according to NBC will put American military forces to its lowest level  prior to World War II.

The budget cuts will come at a price according to U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel:  “As a consequence of large budget cuts, our future force will assume additional risk in certain areas,” Hagel said, citing gaps in training and maintenance and a smaller force that would be stretched thin if major conflicts broke out in several places at once.

I thought we were already stretched pretty thin.   Talk about a nation that sacrifices for the well-being of other nations.  We give up so much that our own security is of greater risk.  This can only place…

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