Waiting almost over for BRAC list

There hasn’t been a day go by recently when Rick Huling hasn’t heard a rumor going around as the military prepares itself for Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld’s list of possible base closures.

“There’s been a lot of them,” said Huling, spokesman for Navy Region Northwest, on the rumors. “There’s even contradictory accounts.”

Rumsfeld is expected to end the rumors on Friday morning when he delivers his recommendations to the Base Closure and Realignment (BRAC) Commission.

The Defense Department is reportedly basing the possible closures and realignments on recent

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