Meeting DoD Sequestration Cuts Without Cutting Readiness
by Chuck Donovan
Now that Barack Obama has “more flexibility” to deal with defense issues, I thought some alternatives to sequestration would be appropriate to discuss.
The United States has important decisions to make. Yesterday it made another blunder by supporting Democratic and Republican candidates. Certainly it is now clear to all Americans that we cannot afford to continue to make mistakes. The bill is coming due.
The article below is published in its entirety with the approval of the author. He has asked to remain anonymous to avoid any conflict of interest with his employer. The article offers sensible alternatives for defense funding that would ensure long-term fiscal benefits and reasonable levels of defense for the United States of America.
Whatever fiscal decisions we make, ultimately we must stop being afraid of letting freedom win.