Thursday, February 26, 2009

Obama Defense Budget Pledge Stirs State Concerns [Now, let's just watch O's Crucifixion! YOU have front row seats.],0,3074611.story
President Barack Obama's speech to Congress left no doubt that he's ready to cut military hardware expenses as part of his strategy for guiding the nation through economic crisis and beyond, a sobering message for Connecticut and other states with defense-heavy economies.  While offering no details, Obama pledged to "reform our defense budget so that we're not paying for Cold War-era weapons systems we don't use.