Tag Archives: Tricare

A sharper blade | The Economist

To keep its fighting edge, America needs to spend more on technology ALL good things come to an end, and that may one day include America’s military pre-eminence. Although the…

Obama boosts defense spending, but faces uphill battle | Stars and Stripes

By Jon Harper WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama released his fiscal 2016 budget request Monday, asking for $534.3 billion for the Pentagon’s base budget plus an additional $50.9 billion for…

Obama’s Budget Request and the Pentagon’s Misplaced Priority | Niskanen Center

BY MATTHEW FAY The Obama administration released its budget request for fiscal year 2016 yesterday. While there is still much work to be done analyzing its implications over both the…

Obama Budget 2015: President Warns Of Consequences For Not Adopting Spending Proposal | International Business Times

By Howard Koplowitz U.S. President Barack Obama delivered remarks on the FY 2016 budget at the Department of Homeland Security in Washington on Feb. 2, 2015. Reuters President Barack Obama…

Commission calls for abolishing Tricare | Military Times

By Patricia Kime, The congressional commission has recommended a complete overhaul of the military health system — one that does away with Tricare, changes the medical command structure and seeks…