Politico has an article on the House gutting DOD’s IO budget. Here's why they are slashing it:
"It’s propaganda. Why, the military’s got nothing to do with this. That should be in the State Department, in my estimation." Rep. John Murtha (D-Pa.)
You can read the entire article here.
This is even funnier to me now that I am in Public Affairs (yes, I made it to the mother bureau at last!).