Obama fires 550 army majors

Obama fires 550 army majors

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#1 Aug 3, 2014
About 550 Army majors, including some serving in Afghanistan, will soon be told they have to leave the service by next spring as part of a budget-driven downsizing of the service.

Gen. John Campbell, the vice chief of the Army, acknowledged Friday that telling troops in a war zone that they're out of a job is a difficult task. But he said some of the soldiers could join the National Guard or the Army Reserve.

The decision to cut Army majors comes on the heels of a move to slash nearly 1,200 captains from the ranks. Army leaders were criticized at the time for giving 48 of them the bad news while they were deployed to Afghanistan.

The Army declined to say how many majors will be notified while they are at the battlefront.

"The ones that are deployed are certainly the hardest," Campbell told reporters. "What we try to do there is, working through the chain of command, minimize the impact to that unit and then maximize the time to provide to that officer to come back and do the proper transition, to take care of himself or herself, and the family.".

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#2 Aug 3, 2014
A little more than two years and shitbrain will be fired also.

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#3 Aug 3, 2014
Don't you see what Obama is doing?? he is Trying to Destroy The Military from within! Cut the head off The rest will die!! As for the Military the Ones with the know how the ones who have served NUMEROUS times in conflicts who you would think Obama would want to keep IS being dumped!! This is not coming from The Generals Like some of the DUMBOCRATS would have you to believe BUT from The Admin Obamas iBASIC Military cuts program!! You can Thank Obama When That Plane slams into The New Freedom tower in NYC or Sarin gas is used against The American Populace in some city and Were NOT ready because we Fired TOP NBC Field Commanders (Thats Nuclear chemical and Biological) for you Civilian Idiots , ALL because OBAMA wants to CUT the Military to Have MONEY to give away to Illegal Aliens and Use Said space by firing those Soldiers and now house those Illegals on Military Bases!! I truly wish He would Drop dead! Id Have A party!!!

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