Military Preparedness

Senator Reed and former foreign policy officials spoke to reporters about the status of the U.S. military, the affect of troop deployments… read more

Senator Reed and former foreign policy officials spoke to reporters about the status of the U.S. military, the affect of troop deployments on military readiness, and the potential impact on U.S. foreign policy goals. They also talked about a Pentagon report indicating that military forces we “stretched to the limit,” criticized the Bush administration for its lack of a comprehensive plan in Iraq and Afghanistan, and called for more realistic assessments of the situation. They also responded to questions from reporters. close

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Program ID:
190908-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 25, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 26, 2006

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  • Jan 25, 2006 | 1:08pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 25, 2006 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 25, 2006 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 26, 2006 | 12:02am EST | C-SPAN 1
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