Hagel Vows a Smaller Staff for Brass in $2 Billion Pentagon Cut

Hagel Vows a Smaller Staff for Brass in $2 Billion Pentagon Cut

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Pedestrians pass in front of the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia. The Pentagon will have to cut $52 billion from its proposed fiscal 2014 budget unless President Barack Obama and Congress agree on an alternative in place of sequestration.