Top Military Officials Testify to House Committee
Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Michelle Howard (L) and Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Joseph Dunford greet members of the House Armed Services Committee before a hearing about the FY2016 National Defense Authorization Budget Request in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill March 17, 2015 in Washington, DC. Howard, the other military branch secretaries and all of the service chiefs warned the committee that the budget cutting measure called 'sequestration' will continue to adversley affect military rediness and put American lives at risk at home and abroad.
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