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Re: The Post-pandemic Canadian Armed Forces
« Reply #300 on: September 16, 2020, 13:41:11 »
https://www.ctvnews.ca/mobile/politics/liberals-don-t-plan-to-cut-military-spending-to-rein-in-deficit-sajjan-1.5106032#_gus&_gucid=&_gup=Facebook&_gsc=mDqwJ6b


Minister says defense cuts are not on the table, and that they went to accelerate military spending due to covid. Likely in my opiniom to stimulate the economy.

I'll believe it when the budget comes down without us loosing money.

I'll believe it when I see an F 35 flying over my house.
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Re: The Post-pandemic Canadian Armed Forces
« Reply #301 on: September 16, 2020, 13:43:20 »
https://www.ctvnews.ca/mobile/politics/liberals-don-t-plan-to-cut-military-spending-to-rein-in-deficit-sajjan-1.5106032#_gus&_gucid=&_gup=Facebook&_gsc=mDqwJ6b


Minister says defense cuts are not on the table, and that they went to accelerate military spending due to covid. Likely in my opiniom to stimulate the economy.

I'll believe it when the budget comes down without us loosing money.

You give DND a lot of money and ensure they can't spend it and it returns to general revenue to fund politically beneficial programs. How to dodge a political bullet.

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Re: The Post-pandemic Canadian Armed Forces
« Reply #302 on: September 16, 2020, 13:44:28 »
You give DND a lot of money and ensure they can't spend it and it returns to general revenue to fund politically beneficial programs. How to dodge a political bullet.

F7ckin brilliant analysis - seriously. Well said.
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Re: The Post-pandemic Canadian Armed Forces
« Reply #303 on: September 16, 2020, 13:46:54 »
You give DND a lot of money and ensure they can't spend it and it returns to general revenue to fund politically beneficial programs. How to dodge a political bullet.

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