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- Daniel Goure vice president,The Lexington Institute,
- Greg Jaffe Pentagon correspondent for "The Washington Post" and author of "The Fourth Star."
- Nathaniel Fick Chief Executive Officer of the Center for a New American Security (CNAS).
- Jim Thomas Vice President for Studies at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments.
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