We have found the enemy and it controls the budget process
Mattis: ‘No Enemy’ Has Done More Harm to Military Readiness Than CongressWhether the former general can break through the stubborn resistance is yet to be seen, but at least he has identified the problem and articulated it. The sequestration was the product of trying to control Obama's spendthrift ways on domestic spending. Democrats are still more interested in vote buying schemes than the national defense.
What’s a worse threat than terror groups, Iran, Russia, North Korea, and even climate change? Congress, according to the defense secretary, who blasted lawmakers to their faces.