"This is a scandal that never should have happened," he said. "The Army is always going to be distracted by more important duties."
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A sure solution is to put members' pay on the line if they don't start thinking longer-term, said Rep. Jim Cooper, Tennessee Democrat and sponsor of the "No Budget, No Pay" Act.
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