The U.S. military, struggling after defense cuts of tens of billions of dollars, will be unable to pay for attacks on Syria from current operating funds and must seek additional money from Congress, according to congressional aides.Pentagon CanThe Pentagon leaders said unlike the 2011 military operations against Libya, there are not enough operating funds to conduct the attack on Syria.
The administration during the first term cut $487 billion from defense spending and another $55 billion under congressional sequestration legislation. An additional $55 billion is slated to be cut next year.
What's BS is dems wanting to cut military spending and start a war in the ME. You can't have it both ways.
Inhofe: US cannot afford military action in Syria - The Hill's DEFCON Hill).
No report or senior official has said anything of the sort and it wouldn't make much sense.