Afghanistan is the Best Line Item DoD Could Cut

Afghanistan is the Best Line Item DoD Could Cut

Posted on January 3rd, 2013 in Media Ticker, Publications, Top Picks

Diligent’s CEO J. Michael Barrett authored an op-ed for the Washington Examiner about how in an era of fiscal constraints there needs to be more realism injected into our national security policy, starting with stopping the waste of funds to the hopeless cause of any ‘meaningful victory’ in Afghanistan.  The piece closes with the recognition that, like him or not, the selection of Republican Chuck Hagel as SecDef would lend top-cover to those non-neocon Republicans that are ready to face the truth about the lack of a strategic victory in Afghanistan.  The article is available by clicking here.