Election 2008: Issues

The President And The Military

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Members of the armed forces have a lot at stake in this presidential election. Military personnel, their families and guests discuss what they think the next president needs to know about the military, their jobs and their lives.


Tom Bowman, NPR's Pentagon correspondent

Lt. Col. John Nagl, senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security



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