It may have improved by now, but a 2008 report by the Army's IG reported half of the Army artillery batallions "incapable of accomplishing primary mission" because the troops were deploying without artillery, to fill infantry and guard duty billets in Iraq.
I'm all for reducing the size of our military, especially the Air Force and my old alma mater, the Marine Corps.
I'm also willing to accept the people's demand for me to be Emperor of America, and only use the military when it is needed, and in a manner in which it should be used.
This Democracy thing isn't working. We keep electing idiots and people intent on destroying America. Since I don't trust either of my kids with the reins of power, you can go back to having elections when I die.
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