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A nation must think before it acts.
“There are a lot of factors in play, Michael Noonan, director of the Program on National Security at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, told Military.com.
“At a time that less than one percent of the populace serves, it shows a strong commitment to service on the part of the sons,” he said.
But it’s also unclear, he said, what the future leadership dynamic will be between the elected president and vice president. Right now, he said, it’s too early to say what the impact might be.”