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#1 "Allowing sequestration to be imposed at this late point in the fiscal year will dramatically reduce the funding available for the intelligence community to conduct its intelligence mission," says Director of National Intelligence James Clapper.
Posted by Unasing Schwarzeneggar4897 2013-02-26 11:55||
#2 General, may I suggest pulling funds from other areas, such as those for 'Green initiatives'? Surely there are intelligent, innovative people working for you that can find ways to deal with it.
Posted by Pappy 2013-02-26 11:59||
#3 How about just kicking all the Paks out of the country?
Posted by Ebbang Uluque6305 2013-02-26 13:50||
#4 Or, we could just charge the ChiComs sales tax for the intellectual property we are allowing them to pilfer, cross charge it agains the debt held and call it a wah. Poof, a significant portion of the debt crisis goes away and we could then use the savings to support the intelligence of actually admitting that the "main enemy" is under cyber-attack by the Chinese, and we are getting out asses handed to us. The generational technology leaps their military has made using stolen military secrets and defense industry secrets has closed the parity gap to perilous levels.
Posted by NoMoreBS 2013-02-26 15:45||
#5 Sequestration? Are there not TARP funds that have not been spent that could cover the $85 million to be sequestered? I get tired of this endless black money hole in Washington!
Posted by JohnQC 2013-02-26 18:25||