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Budget Cuts Could Mean More Expensive Groceries For Military Families

Military families could pay more for groceries under the latest Pentagon budget proposal.
Military families could pay more for groceries under the latest Pentagon budget proposal. 

The proposal would slash $1 billion of the taxpayer subsidies for commissionaries. That means a military family could see their food costs go up by $3,000 a year. The Pentagon would also cap military pay raises at one percent in 2015 and trim housing subsidies for families who do not live on a base. the cuts are part of a broader plan to make the armed forces leaner. 
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