Post Tagged with: "military-preparedness"

June 6, 2013 06:04

Allen West: Immigration and Sexual Assaults in the Military

Allen West discussed immigration reform, sexual assault in the military, his work with Next Generation TV and his foundation, the Allen West Foundation in an interview in his recent interview with C-span’s Washington Journal.

February 5, 2013 06:27

Panetta’s Cowardly Decision

Panetta won’t have to deal with any of these questions. He left them for his successor and more particularly for the field commanders whose careers will depend on compliance.

January 22, 2013 08:53

Obama’s World Without America

It would amount to a “fundamental transformation” of America’s place in the world, evidently intended to be the President’s second-act counterpart to the socialist transformation of this country that dominated his first term.

August 19, 2010 08:05

Only 1% of likely voters believe repealing the military’s homosexual ban should be a top priority for Congress

Not surprisingly voters expect Congress to get its priorities right. They expect Congress to focus on important issues like creating jobs (49%) and reducing government spending (23%). Only 1% of likely voters believe repealing the military’s homosexual ban should be a top priority for Congress.

February 16, 2010 06:37

Sen. Graham Wants Military Commanders’ Input On Whether Ending ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Will Hurt Recruitment

“And if you do change it, how would it affect recruiting and retention?” said Graham. “And these are the things I think they will be studying for the next year. So, my view of it is, it has worked. And if you can show me a rational reason to change it – (from) the military commanders — I certainly will listen.”

January 29, 2010 04:15

Fmr. Pacific Fleet Commander warns Obama: Don’t link climate change and national security

“Before we adopt policies that affect military-preparedness and national security, it is imperative that we act on honest assessments of the best available information,” Adm. Lyons said. “When it comes to the climate change-national security link and the cap-and-trade legislation now being considered by Congress, any confidence in scientific pronouncements that may have existed in 2009 does not exist in 2010,” Adm. Lyons added.