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Joe Davis, a spokesman for the Veterans of Foreign Wars, questioned the CBO numbers but said the report following on other major program initiatives advocated by DoD indicated that "the Pentagon is opening up a new front in the war on retirees. This is a threat to the all-volunteer force," Davis said.
reply to post by TDawgRex
I am in Contracting right now so I know all about those little things in the contracts, but all I need is a year or so to build up a bank and I'll be off. I won't mind getting paid three times what I make now for less responsibility.
reply to post by safteynet
People are yelling, but it seems that they are being ignored, or maybe too few. All I know is that I am preparing for the time that all Veterans benefits are cut off. That seems to be the route DC is taking after all. I'm already pretty much a minimulist, so I guess it's time to see what else I can do without.
But when Mitt Romney said he wanted to cut money to PBS, everyone went crazy.