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April 20, 2014 7:27 pm

STEPHEN SIMPSON IS THE CLEAR CONSERVATIVE CHOICE IN GEORGIA’S 10TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT—WILL HELP FILL ALLEN WEST’S SHOES ON NATIONAL SECURITY

A retired Army Lieutenant Colonel who was born in Georgia and is running for Congress.  It’s got to be Allen West, right?  No, but if you like Allen West, you’re going to love Stephen Simpson.  A native of Milledgeville, Georgia, Simpson is the clear conservative choice to replace U.S. Representative Paul Brown in Georgia’s 10th [...]

Clock ticking on war in Ukraine: Column by James Robbins

    The United States has warned Russia not to intervene militarily in the political crisis in neighboring Ukraine. But if Moscow moved troops over the border, there is little the international community could do to stop it. Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that“any kind of military intervention that would violate the sovereign territorial integrity of [...]

“Exclusive: Congress Bars Families of Fallen SEALs From Testifying at Hearing About Their Deaths” by Dan Lamothe

After more than two years of waiting, the families of service members killed in the United States’ deadliest mission in Afghanistan will finally get to hear Defense Department personnel testify before Congress on Thursday about the operation and the questionable ways the remains of the troops were handled afterward. But before the House Committee on [...]

“Freeing a U.S. soldier may cost American lives” by Brett M. Decker & Van D. Hipp, Jr.

The Obama administration reportedly is considering trading Taliban prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay in exchange for the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who has been held captive in Pakistan for five years. The U.S. would release five Afghan Taliban fighters for the only U.S. prisoner of war. Such a swap would be a mistake [...]

Hagel Signs Memos Laying Out Scope of Nuke Review Panels

/American Forces Press Service/ Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has signed memos for reviews of the military’s nuclear enterprise, and those will proceed apace, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby said today. During a Pentagon news conference, Kirby said the memos represent no change to the missions of the two panels, but rather lay [...]