Big issues on the Pentagon's plate
Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 12:00 am
The across-the-board spending cuts scheduled to hit Friday unless Congress agrees on an alternative would be devastating, defense officials say: $46 billion over the next seven months, leaving many units unready for combat even as the U.S. winds down its longest war.
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Tuesday, February 26, 2013 12:00 am.