Even amidst what seems like never-ending gridlock in Congress, one bill remains a must-pass every time: the National Defense Authorization Act, which funds our military.

Congress’ willingness to limit bickering for the sake of the national defense makes sense because people can’t be free without physical safety and, in a dangerous world, a robust armed forces assure that.

While Congress moves forward each year to put aside differences and pass defense bills […read the rest of the op-ed over at The Hill.]

 

 

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