Oct 2, 2018
During President Obama's second term, the military was scaled
back. Brian talks about being impacted by the drawdown and
what life is like after serving twelve and a half years in the
Center for Strategic & International Studies, "What Has the Budget Control Act of
2011 Meant for Defense?"
The Washington Post, "Obama announces new, leaner
The New York Times, "Is It Wise to Cut Military
PBS News Hour, "Fact-checking GOP candidate claims
on Obama’s military spending"
PoliFact, "PolitiFact Sheet: Military spending
under Obama and Congress"
The Washington Post, "U.S. military budget inches closer
to $1 trillion mark, as concerns over federal deficit grow"