Federal budget issues affect local event

Due to sequestration, General Carlile will not be able to address the attendees at the Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce's 45th Annual Military Appreciation Banquet in person, but is sending a recorded message along with General Welch, COSAF.
 
Lieutenant General Stephen L. Hoog, Commander, Alaskan Command, U.S. Pacific Command; Commander 11th Air Force, Pacific Air Forces; and Commander, Alaskan North American Aerospace Defense Command Region, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, will be the featured speaker for the evening.