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“Defense” Spending: Time For More Than Cosmetic Cuts

“Defense” Spending: Time For More Than Cosmetic Cuts

    By Thomas L. Knapp The US Army is on track to reduce its size from current levels (490,000 troops) to 450,000 in 2017 and 420,000 by 2019. In a July 24 editorial, the New York Times came out in mild support of the half-measure and against “maintaining bases and a level of troops […]

Uneven CA water cuts prompt public outcry

Uneven CA water cuts prompt public outcry

. A cascade of new water regulations has brought the drought home to millions of residents across California, cutting into their indoor and outdoor use and, often, prompting an outcry. But the impact of the regulations, handed down at different levels of government, has become significantly uneven, sowing the seeds of further controversy as the cutbacks continue […]

Seniors join ‘new’ homeless

Seniors join ‘new’ homeless