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Why Military Readiness Takes a Hit Every Time Congress Delays the Budget

How the military is losing the budget battle

Imagine you are a department head in a small company.

You love your job and the people you work with.

One of your responsibilities includes managing a $50,000 operations budget.

One year, upper management tells you they can only give you $35,000 right away.

The remaining $15,000 will come “soon.”

Anar 3cYou cut some corners and make some educated guesses.

Time goes by.

You cut some more training and travel.

The $15,000 never comes.

You ask your boss when it might show up.

“Next month,” he says.

Finally, with two months until the end of the year, management delivers the $15,000.

You scramble again…

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