Read the White House Fact Sheet on the Iran Nuclear Deal

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 23, 2013   Fact Sheet:  First Step Understandings Regarding the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Nuclear Program   The P5+1 (the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Russia, and China, facilitated by the European Union) has been engaged in serious and substantive negotiations with…

Military Services Don’t Receive Equal Slices of Budget Pie

If you deal with defense spending, you’ve probably had someone tell you that the budgets of the military services are roughly split evenly. Well it’s not true. Todd Harrison, an analyst with the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments, busted that often repeated myth Thursday when presenting his latest report called: “Chaos and Uncertainty: The…

A New Revolt of the Generals?

Back in the bloody Iraqi spring of 2006, a group of retired Army and Marine Corps generals including former Central Command chief Gen. Anthony Zinni and several two-star generals who had left the service after commanding troops in Iraq in 2004 and 2005, created a huge stir when they publicly demanded the resignation of Secretary…