Congressman J. Randy Forbes (VA-04) will speak on a panel, “Preparing for the Fiscal Cliff: How does this affect the Military?” at the U.S. Naval Institute (USNI) 2012 Defense Forum Washington on Wednesday, December 5th at 11:00am. The forum is entitled “The Fiscal Cliff: What Does This Mean For Defense and National Security?”
“I look forward to appearing on this panel with Secretary Lehman and Colonel Macgregor to discuss the impacts of already enacted defense cuts, as well as the fiscal cliff on our Armed Services,” said Congressman Forbes. “Impending defense cuts will severely cripple our ability as a nation to meet our national security requirements.”
WHO: Congressman J. Randy Forbes (VA-04), The Honorable John F. Lehman, former Secretary of the Navy, COL Douglas Macgregor, U.S. Army (Ret.), Executive Vice President, Burke - Macgregor, LLC. and Author, Warrior’s Rage: The Great Tank Battle of 73 Easting and KT McFarland, Fox News’ National Security Analyst
WHAT: The U.S. Naval Institute’s 2012 Defense Forum Washington: “The Fiscal Cliff: What Does This Mean For Defense And National Security?”
WHEN: Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 11:00am
WHERE: The United States Navy Memorial
701 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Suite 123
Washington, D.C., 20004-2608
Visit www.defenseforumwashington.com for more information.
Click here for USNI’s Sam LaGrone’s interview with Congressman Forbes last week.
Read Congressman Forbes’ “An Up-Close Look at America’s Fiscal Cliff”