Gen. Raymond Odierno, Army chief of
staff, sounded a budgetary alarm last
Thursday before the Senate Armed Services
“The cost of [an Army] soldier has doubled
since 2001; it’s going to almost double
again by 2025. We can’t go on like
this, so we have to come up with [new]
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