By Scott Van Cleef
If you thought political gridlock and partisan bickering were simply Washington sideshows, that’s about to change.
Our national security is about to take a huge hit.
Sequestration, what once was considered unthinkable and so draconian that it would force prudent agreement on long-term deficit reductions, is looming on the horizon.
Van Cleef, a resident of Fincastle, is a retired Air Force brigadier general and member of the Air Force Association.