I saw young George on TV today speaking his opinion on some world issues....like he has any kind of credibility...UGH
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Sorry Dope4change..no rand paul in 2016...Bush/Cheney assured no GOP in big white house til at least 2028.
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Ron Paul is a backwoods, old-timey, racist charlatan.
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I agree with Ron Paul...BRING ALL THE TROOPS HOME
Very responsible approach "considering" eliminating if indeed some service members are receiving this unwarranted from the original idea...Seems to happen alot whereby a plan is devised, and loopholes develope, human nature turns to greed and it gets out of control...Pretty much just described DC,State & local politicking and the angst we have at holding ourselves accountable...
Pushing and shoving instead of reflecting honestly...Sadly, Congress is comprised of 535 souls that pretty much look like most of us in the mirror...
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The troops in Afgan should be the oniy ones getting danger pay. And we should be out of Afgan Like right NOW.
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So, is the Pentagon currently made up of just Republicans?
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As usual, the very politically slanted views of the MDN are at the forefront again. The politicans who want to cut the hazardous duty pay for the military are the one who have never served in the military, so they have no idea of what they are doing (which is completely typical for the Republicans) and they are trying to put the burden on the backs of our brave service men and women!!
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Ed Snowden must be receiving danger pay today.
When you're in the armed services, it goes without any discussion or argument that some situations can become very dangerous. It's the army for crying out loud. You're paid to use armaments, bombs, bullets, you name it. That's how it works in the real world.
The commander-in-chief executive officer, President Obama, should receive danger pay, and probably does, especially when flying in Air Force One.
He gets paid a cool 400 grand, so a little overtime pay is deserved when the Situation Room is occupied. The President will golf on the best golf courses with that extra money for danger pay.
A few tens of thousands of enlisted personnel can sacrifice a few dollars per paycheck so Mr. Obama has more money.
The pay won't be eliminated, it will go to where it rightfully belongs, President Obama can be a beneficiary.
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The question is vague because MDN editors are only interested in ginning up hatred against the US President.
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Well, if the Congress wasn't insisting the Pentagon spend $74 billion on stuff the Defense Department does not want, there would be plenty for the troops. Defense contractors win again.
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There is never any mention of cutting the BILLIONS of dollars sent to countries around the world, that would just as soon destroy us as not!!
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I'll bet there won't be any golf trips or vacations for the emperor eliminated.
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The question is very vague. Being a vet, I saw some places getting danger pay that weren’t dangerous like Guam. It is possible that it might be a proper thing to do but like I said the question is too vague.
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i would guess it's the pols that want to once again want to cut pay, not the pentagon. that way the libs have more to take from the productive and give to their vast army of takers.
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