10 Nov '17, 11am

We must lift sequester as it is currently structured.

We must lift sequester as it is currently structured.

The Air Force must have a higher and more stable budget to provide security for the nation, said Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein during the State of the Air Force address Nov. 9, 2017, at the Pentagon. “The fiscal 2018 continuing resolution is actually delaying our efforts to increase the readiness of the force, and risk accumulates over time,” Wilson said. “We are stretching the force to the limit, and we need to start turning the corner on readiness.” If the Air Force goes through sequestration again, people will walk. Congress needs to lift sequestration as it is currently structured, she added. Wilson and Goldfein addressed several of the issues the Air Force faces, including the service’s response to the church shooting Nov. 5, 2017, in Sutherland Springs, Texas. “The events of Sunday, and since, were heart...

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