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U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta delivers remarks at Gaston Hall of Georgetown University February 6, 2013 in Washington, DC.

“My greatest concern today is that we are putting our national security at risk by lurching from budget crisis to budget crisis.”
— Outgoing Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta at Georgetown University this morning.
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AfGuy
AfGuy

And reputation... with the gun situation, our election shenanigans, and national healthcare irrationality, I'm afraid we're becoming the world-wide equivalent of the rich but insane uncle everyone has to tolerate but really doesn't want to have to deal with.

DonQuixotic
DonQuixotic

He could have simplified this by saying "My greatest concern today is that Congress continues to put our national security at risk".

forgottenlord
forgottenlord

...National Security, Economy, Fiscal health.....