They will now only get the $7.50 daily proration for the individual days they are actually serving in harm’s way instead of for the whole month. (DOD)
Most of the commenters over at The Gateway Pundit are in full outrage mode. Me? Meh. First, it makes sense. Second, this was mandated by Congress as part of the 2012 appropriation.
The real question is, is the income tax exclusion still non-prorated? That’s a pretty chunk of change.