QDR Planners to Consider Guard's Role, Reserve Force Structure

By Marjorie Censer / May 13, 2009 at 5:00 AM
The Quadrennial Defense Review will consider the role of the National Guard, including the percentage of the force structure that should be in the reserve component, the director of the National Guard Bureau said today. Gen. Craig McKinley, speaking at an event sponsored by the Heritage Foundation in Washington, said he has already met with DOD officials as part of the review process. "This QDR obviously is moving much faster than previous QDRs so things are going to happen quickly...

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