TITLE

Panel Chair Resists Defense Cuts In Light of Navy Readiness Concerns

AUTHOR(S)
Rutherford, Emelie
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Defense Daily;7/12/2011, Vol. 251 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opposition of U.S. Representative Randy Forbes about the call to reduce defense budget despite concerns on the readiness of the nation's Navy. It mentions the contrast between the country's Navy readiness status due to decreased funding and the increasing military capabilities of other emerging countries. It cites the concern of Forbes on the proposed defense spending cuts which could intensify the challenges associated with the sea service preparedness of the country.
ACCESSION #
64730913

 

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