Hagel Choice Affects State Bases

Posted: February 1, 2013 at 1:53 a.m.

Sens. Mark Pryor and John Boozman want to save the 188th Fighter Wing. The Arkansas Air National Guard unit stationed at the Fort Smith Air National Guard Station faces a possible cut under the proposed National Defense Authorization Act. Soon, both Arkansas senators will have a chance to back up their support by opposing President Obama’s nomination of former Senator Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense.

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Opinion, Pages 11 on 02/01/2013