Budget Cuts Shrink Army to pre-World War II Size (Feb. 24)

02/27/2015 – 03/13/2015 @ 12:00 am – Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announces that the Pentagon will be shrinking the U.S. Army to the smallest size it’s been since before World War II. The cuts include eliminating A-10 aircraft, reducing military benefits and reducing the size of the army from its current 520,000 soldiers to between 440,000 and 450,000 soldiers. The last time […]

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