Milley signals cordial reception of panel's force-structure proposals

By Sebastian Sprenger / February 29, 2016 at 11:48 AM
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley last week signaled that recommendations by the National Commission on the Future of the Army may receive a warmer reception than expected by many military watchers. Service leaders are still combing through the report to determine the best approach to a series of 63 proposals formulated by the congressionally mandated panel, Milley told members of Senate Appropriations defense subcommittee at a Feb. 24 hearing that also featured acting service Secretary Patrick Murphy. "Our...

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