It’s time for “conservative” people to take the blinders off. The military is part of this runaway government-spending problem.
Are you aware that a 30-year retired colonel (that’s retired at age 51) makes over $120,000 a year for life with cost-of-living increases and virtually free medical thrown in? Military pay has more than DOUBLED in past decade. The Pentagon itself says that if something isn’t changed, the entire budget will go to retirement benefits.
Before you call me a communist, know that I served in the Air Force, have a father tha ... continue reading »