December 22, 2013 • 12:00 PM
Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the White House
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.
The Stockings were hung from the chimney with prayer
Hoping perhaps Santa could fix Obama Care.
(Read the full column at EWRoss.com)
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December 15, 2013 • 11:12 AM
Reducing military benefits threatens U.S. national security as surely as deep cuts in operations, maintenance and acquisition spending. A high-quality, all-voluntary U.S. military is unsustainable without sufficient benefits and incentives to attract and retain top-quality warriors. (Read the full column at EWRoss.com)
Filed under: Military, 113th Congress, 94th Congress, Budget Control Act of 2011, cold war, commissaries, DoD, Ed Ross, ewross, John Dingle, members of Congress, middle east, military families, military retirement system, national security, NATO allies, operations and maintenance, penny wise and pound foolish, Political correctness, President Obama, Ralph Hall, recruitment and retention, reducing military benefits, reinlist, Secretary of Defense Hagel, sequestration, Tricare, U.S. defense budget, U.S. national security, United Kingdom, United States, veterans serving in Congress, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, warriors, World WarII
December 8, 2013 • 12:33 PM
China extending its air-defense identification zone (ADIZ) to include the disputed Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea, of which Japan has administrative control, is China’s latest move in the strategic chess game for power and influence in Asia. It’s one more step in China’s strategy to erode U.S. and its ally’s military superiority in the region. The Obama administration’s “pivot” or “rebalancing” to Asia is intended to counter China’s strategy, but it will only work if Washington firmly stands its ground when China challenges it. (Read the full column at EWRoss.com)
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