Cuts would be ‘crippling,’ Congress members say

Cuts would be ‘crippling,’ Congress members say By William Cole, Star-Advertiser Members of Hawaii’s congressional delegation said it would be a strategic misstep for the Army to significantly downsize here, with the state’s economy also suffering. “Hawaii is the last place the Army should consider cutting soldiers in light of America’s commitment to re-balance to…

A Love-Hate Relationship with Military

A Love-Hate Relationship with Military By Bob Jones This is the week the Army hosts some “listening to you” sessions about the future of the military presence in Hawaii. USARPAC Gen. Vincent Brooks and 25th Division Maj. Gen. Charles Flynn each will get an earful. Not all of it flattering. Many Hawaiians want them gone…