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  •  How would you do that? (1+ / 0-)
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    Uniformed service members are on call 24/7. Do you have them not show up for watches? Not schedule training on Wenesday? Turn them out of the barracks one day a week to wander around off base?

    In effect, a 'furlough' for a service member would be nothing more than a simple pay cut. We don't hire these people by the hour, we enlist them by four or six year terms.

    "The problems of incompetent, corrupt, corporatist government are incompetence, corruption and corporatism, not government." Jerome a Paris

    by Orinoco on Thu Feb 28, 2013 at 02:09:59 PM PST

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