Politics Information


Rants by Lance: BRAC Committee Talks Irrelevant Completely


It is amazing we have so many men, who belong to the greatest military in the history of mankind, pussy footing around. The politics of BRAC are not in line with the reality of protecting our nation. Additionally the men and generals who are deciding on the things are being too nice to each other and too much ego stroking to make for meaningful debate. I think they are a bunch of pussies and we need some real men to hash this out, who are doing it for our nation, not their friends or fiefdoms. Get real. The CSPAN debates are also stupid as our enemies are watching it too.

Look here is the deal, we need to cut costs, but also we need to look at previous BRAC Closures and how much money was actually saved in the long run. Most of those properties were wholesaled out, had EPA Superfund remediation, which cost often more than the proceeds. It did not cut the budget as much as we think. Furthermore, we are in this current predicament and steep ramp up in military spending after 9-11 due to the cutting off the balls of the military in the previous administration. Had we "lived strong" then Osama Bin Laden would not be a threat; he would have been gone.

The Public Relations and fiefdom protecting by the generals and high ranking military folks is unfriggin becoming of an America who has been sworn in and entrusted to protect all we are and all we have built in this great nation. Every super star business must continually look for incremental efficiencies in their business models and operations to survive in the cut throat and competitive free market place. Indeed our military is even more important, because in the real cut throat world of Nation State sponsoring of international terrorism and emerging new super power, we are not playing for profits, we are playing for keeps. I need y'all to get with the program and think about this.

"Lance Winslow" - If you have innovative thoughts and unique perspectives, come think with Lance; www.WorldThinkTank.net/wttbbs


MORE RESOURCES:
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news


The Atlantic

The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Parade's End
The Atlantic
A 'Political Hack': Trump's decision to revoke former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance was vindictive, writes Stephen F. Hayes, but Brennan himself has used tactics like that. (The Weekly Standard). 'I Know He's Frustrated': According to ...
60 ex-CIA officials tell Trump 'the country will be weakened' if a political litmus test is applied to expertsCNN

all 1,615 news articles »


New York Times

In a Divided Era, One Thing Seems to Unite: Political Anger
New York Times
Ken Storey was in a pique, the kind that often seizes and overwhelms the better judgment of people who follow politics closely these days. Hurricane Harvey was about to douse Texas with deadly flooding, and Mr. Storey had identified the culprit ...

and more »


CNN

This week in politics, GIF'd
CNN
This week in politics, GIF'd. Brenna Williams. Analysis by Brenna Williams, CNN. Updated 12:53 PM ET, Fri August 17, 2018. (CNN) As summer comes to a close, everyone's trickling back into Washington. And it was a pretty buzzy week -- and that's not ...

and more »


NPR

Politics Of Wildfires: Biggest Battle Is In California's Capital
NPR
As California's enormous wildfires continue to set records for the second year in a row, state lawmakers are scrambling to close gaps in state law that could help curb future fires, or make the difference between life and death once a blaze breaks out ...
Cosponsors - S.1842 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Wildfire Disaster Funding Act | Congress.gov | Library of CongressCongress.gov
Bill Text - SB-1260 Fire prevention and protection: prescribed burns.California Legislative Information - State of California
With PG&E Implicated in Wildfire Catastrophe, a Fight Over Its Future | The California Report | KQED NewsKQED
KQED
all 356 news articles »


Week In Politics: The Manafort Trial, Security Clearances And Omarosa's Book
NPR
NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with David Brooks of The New York Times, and E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution about this week's primaries, the continued fallout over President Trump's revoking of former CIA Director John Brennan ...



Fox News

Special ops shoot down Brennan and his defenders: 'You put your politics before us'
Fox News
Kris “Tanto” Paronto, a former Army Ranger and private security contractor who was part of the CIA team that fought back during the 2012 Benghazi terror attack, accused Brennan of putting his “politics” before those in the field. “He is lucky the ...

and more »


Washington Post

Playing politics with security clearances puts us all in danger
Washington Post
President Trump has revoked the security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan. In and of itself, that isn't necessarily a problem; Brennan probably doesn't advise current agency officials much these days. But as a former CIA analyst and now a ...
John O. Brennan on Twitter: "Donald Trump's press conference performance in Helsinki rises to & exceeds the ...Twitter
Trump Revokes Ex-CIA Director John Brennan's Security ClearanceWall Street Journal
John Brennan: President Trump's Claims of No Collusion Are HogwashNew York Times
Washington Post -GovDelivery
all 1,932 news articles »


Washington Post

ESPN president wants less politics at network: 'It is not our jobs'
Washington Post
BRISTOL, Conn. — Jimmy Pitaro has been president of ESPN now for little more than five months and made clear Friday that he wants the sports network to focus more on sports and less on politics. Pitaro said one of his top priorities has been to ...

and more »


Charlotte Observer

Laugh Attacks: Humorists' comments on politics and public affairs
Charlotte Observer
“(Some) feel (Trump's proposed military parade) may come off as totalitarian. That's like someone being worried that the Pride Parade is going to come off as a little bit gay.” “White House aides need to remind Trump of time zones in different ...

and more »


CNN

5 things for August 17: Aretha Franklin, politics, China, clergy sex abuse, overdoses
CNN
(CNN) Hankering for a trip across the pond? It's now cheaper than ever to fly across the Atlantic. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily.

and more »

Google News

home | site map
© 2007