Defense Secretary Robert Gates is likely to face an uphill battle as he pushes his proposed increase of some of TRICARE’s premiums. Just like in past years, he’ll have to convince skeptical members of congress; something he hasn’t pulled off yet. And, groups that represent military retirees are gearing up for another fight. Defense Reporter Jared Serbu explores the issue with the groups that will be most impacted. Read the full story.
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