The military is in the news and it’s not about a war. The military messed up bonuses for re-enlistment years ago and then decided to ask for the money back. From soldiers who had already served multiple tours, often in Afghanistan or Iraq, not just people who signed up to serve in the military and got to live in Germany for a couple of years. These were soldiers who were absolutely in harm’s way.
Legally, it seems that the Pentagon has every right to ask for money back. It was a mistake in some cases and outright fraud by the recruiter in others.
While I’ve never served in the military, I have made a huge payment mistake. I paid a dead man $10,000 and attempted to pay him more.
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