War News Updates: Make Your Own Budget Strategy For The U.S. Military

 An interesting exercise that reveals what defense budget planners are faced with when deciding what to cut and what to keep in the U.S. military budget.

via War News Updates: Make Your Own Budget Strategy For The U.S. Military.

Click through to the NYT link and take a look at some of your options for saving money.

The interesting thing is just how little money would be saved by cancelling procurement programs. If you want savings in the DoD, you’re gonna end up hurting personnel programs.

The services are gonna take it in the shorts. For some folks, that’s a feature, not a bug.