Debt Panel Member Kyl Says No To More DoD Cuts

Rutherford, Emelie
September 2011
Defense Daily;9/8/2011, Vol. 251 Issue 48, p9
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The article offers information on the opposition of senator Jon Kyl to defense budget cuts in the U.S. Kyl, who is the member of debt panel, warns about leaving the bipartisan panel if there will be more reduction in federal spending for defense expenses. Kyl, along with other Republicans, also participated in an event called Defending Defense organized at Capitol Hill in Washington D.C.


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