Army and Pentagon representatives speak and listen during the Army's "listening session." Photo by Lily Casura.

Budget Cuts: San Antonio Gives Army Plenty to Think About

The San Antonio Chamber of Commerce fears that a continuation of proposed Army budget cuts totaling $95 billion under the federal government’s sequestration could result in a local impact as high as $382 million from proposed reductions in personnel at Fort Sam Houston/Camp Bullis and Joint Base San Antonio. 
That impact includes the potential loss of 3,949 soldiers and 1,985 civilians from Ft.