Lengyel To Congress: Timely Budgets Needed

Washington Report

The citizen-soldiers and airmen of the National Guard need timely and consistent budgets from Congress, the chief of the National Guard Bureau told a congressional hearing last week. The Guard is the most capable it has been in its 380-year history, Gen. Joseph L. Lengyel said during a National Guard and Reserve budget hearing with the House Appropriations Committee’s defense subcommittee.