Cover Me

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on January 13, 2012

Question(s)

To what news item does this cartoon refer?

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Cartoon by Sean Delonas
























Answer(s)

The cartoon refers to President Obama’s announcement last week that he is implementing a new military strategy, which includes $487 billion in cuts to the military over the next decade. The plan would cut defense spending by 10% over the next decade, reducing the number of troops and funding for some equipment.