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Topic - Ronald R. Fogleman
Retired military chiefs say they expect automatic budget cuts will force the Defense Department to reduce its spending by $500 billion over the next 10 years, in addition to the nearly $500 billion the Pentagon already has sliced from its budget.
"The all-volunteer force, as it is presently sized and comprised, is unaffordable," he said.
"There's no way that it won't take place," retired Gen. Ronald R. Fogleman, former Air Force chief of staff, said during a panel discussion hosted by the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington. "If you look at timelines, FY2013 begins in October."