May 07, 2015

Military compensation reform proposals face new critique

Featuring Phillip Carter

Source: Military Times

Journalist Andrew Tilghman

The slate of proposed changes to military pay and benefits is facing a new round of criticism for failing to fully tackle the long-term problems confronting the military personnel system.

For months, the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission's recommendations for reform were scorned by veterans groups that claimed the proposals were too aggressive and threatened retention.

Read the full article at Military Times.


  • Phillip Carter

    Former Senior Fellow and Director, Military, Veterans, and Society Program

    Phillip Carter was the former Senior Fellow and Director of the Military, Veterans, and Society Program at the Center for a New American Security.  His research focused on iss...