What happened in Wyoming?
Yesterday we began a strategic push in Wyoming in an attempt to push Hungary out of the US and establish a more defensible Capital for the eUS. Before we started this operation I asked the President to request money from SCI (Select Committee on Intelligence).
SCI is a secret committee in Congress that has the ability to pass emergency funding for things such as important battles or intelligence operations. They are typically long time members of Congress who have the security clearance to hear sensitive information and decide funding based on need and likelihood of success of an operation. Yesterday this did not happen.
Yesterday a single member hijacked the process to protect his budget. Oblige, the CO of Special Forces decided that funding for his branch and the rest of USAF was more important than our war efforts. His exact reasons for holding up funding were that the Executive did not back him up on funding of USAF in Congress as he had requested and instead were letting Congress decide the matter as is its power under the constitution.
This type of move is entirely political on the part of Oblige and hurts the war effort when we desperately needed to win a key battle for our strategy to continue unhindered. What Oblige does not seem to understand is that the budget is strictly under Congressional control and that due to current income levels cuts are being suggested by their economic advisors and the Executive branch has no real say in what Congress does with the budget other than how it is distributed to the branches of USAF once the budget is passed.
By publishing this information I have violated the laws of the eUS and I am more than happy to live with the consequences of these actions as decided by the President and Congress, but personal power can not be allowed to be put ahead of the needs of the nation. National security and the war effort must take priority over personal ambition and petty grudges. Until we are able to act in the best interests of nation instead of our own we will never be free of our enemies.
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