31 Jul '13, 11pm

Hagel's #sequestration review offers few good options from the military by @ChrisCarroll_

Hagel's #sequestration review offers few good options from the military by @ChrisCarroll_

Related Pentagon to bear brunt of upcoming budget cuts An F/A-18F Super Hornet launches off the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz on July 25, 2013. Following one possible approach outlined in the SCMR — designed to protect programs like the Joint Strike Fighter and missions such as the long range strike and cyberwar capability — the Navy would cut two or three carrier strike groups. Kelly M. Agee/Courtesy of the U.S. Navy WASHINGTON — An Army with fewer soldiers than it’s had since before World War II. A Navy with eight aircraft carriers. Military retirees losing their civilian government pensions. Those were some of the most drastic cuts Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel said Wednesday that the Pentagon is being forced to weigh as it struggles with ongoing budget cuts under sequestration. The automatic cuts could slash $500 billion over a decade, including $52...

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