Senators to Challenge Pentagon on QDR Cut in Marine End Strength

Scully, Megan; Burgess, Richard R.; Hilburn, Matt
April 2006
Sea Power;Apr2006, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p8
The article reports on the impending encounter between Congress and the Department of Defense over the proposed budget reduction for the Marine Corps in the U.S. Although the cost cutting is part of the broader, long-term budget-cutting affecting all military services, some influential lawmakers are questioning whether the reduction is made in the right time.


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