Statements about Military
All 28 members of NATO have "pledged to spend at least 2 percent of their economy on defense. But only three countries do -- Britain, Greece and us."
Before the terrorist attacks in Benghazi, "the State Department not only failed to honor repeated requests for additional security, but instead actually reduced security in Libya."
President Barack Obama’s budget threatens national security by proposing "an Army of fewer personnel than we had before Pearl Harbor."
The Republican-controlled Wisconsin Senate approved a bill "denying veterans the right to recover their medical costs for cancers they developed while serving their country."
Members of the military don’t "contribute toward their pension."
On responding to chemical weapon use in Syria
"There are still tens of thousands of missing service members from previous and current conflicts that our nation is working to find and repatriate."
Says Republican U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy "voted against paying our soldiers" and "against increasing combat pay" while voting "to protect his own pay."
"I led the fight to require the Coast Guard to buy their engines from us, not foreign companies."
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