Fri., May 24, 2013 6:55am
With the U.S. Army developing plans to cut 80,000 troops from its active-duty roster, one military expert says it will be nearly impossible for Georgia’s three major Army bases to avoid some reduction in personnel. The question is what those cuts will look like, said Gary Jones a retired Army colonel and now executive vice president for military affairs at the Columbus Chamber of Commerce.
Mon., December 17, 2012 6:00am
Georgia is launching an initiative to protect its military bases in the coming years as the Pentagon cuts its budget and possibly closes some bases.
Tue., August 21, 2012 2:46pm
Congressional leaders say sequestration could result in massive job losses in Georgia. Sen. Saxby Chambliss favors Gang of Six proposal instead. January deadline looming.
Fri., January 27, 2012 4:22pm
President Obama is proposing two rounds of BRAC. Congressman Austin Scott says he is opposed to it. Scott serves on the House Defense Committee.