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Military Sequestration

Amanda Terkel

New GOP Plan Would Save Military From Sequestration By Cutting Social Security

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A pair of House Republicans have a new bill that would spare the military from sequestration by cutting the Social Security benefits of ...

Amanda Terkel

Army Chief Of Staff Says Sequestration May Mean More Military Casualties

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Army Chief of Staff Ray Odierno on Monday issued a dire warning about sequestration, saying that unless Congress replaces the across-the...

More Americans Say Sequester Has Hurt, Poll Finds

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 07.28.2013 | Politics

Nearly five months after Congress missed its March 1 deadline to avoid $85 billion in across-the-board budget cuts, a new poll finds that more America...

Amanda Terkel

Sequestration Concerns Follow Chuck Hagel Around The World

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wherever Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel goes these days, one topic keeps coming up: sequestration. Hagel went to Fort Bragg, N.C., on...

John Celock

Sequester Will Cut Military Spending In Every State

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Department of Defense officials told state lieutenant governors Thursday to plan for possible base closures and cutbacks in civilian wor...

Military Leaders: Don't Cut Defense Funds

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 02.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The billions of dollars in defense budget cuts scheduled to begin at the end of the week will have a swift and severe impact on military...

Elise Foley

Military Leaders Warn Sequester Would Make U.S. Less Safe

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 02.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta warned Sunday that allowing the sequester...