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Former Sen. Jim Talent Discusses ‘Decline of American Power’ at UMSL

March 25th, 2013 by Mark Truman · No Comments

UMSL Daily:

During his talk, Talent spoke critically of the recent sequester for its mandatory cuts to the defense budget. He voiced concern over the national security risks that could result from cuts in military spending.

“What’s happening with the defense sequester is in my judgment the worst thing for American national security in the 20 years that I’ve been involved,” Talent said.

He fielded questions from an audience composed mostly of UMSL students, faculty and staff and distributed copies of two recent articles he’d written for the National Review: “Defense is not optional” and “Rough times coming for America.Read more…

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