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Georgia National Guard commander's trip to Paris criticized

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Because the budget slashing sequestration, the Department of Defense stopped sending its military aircraft to air shows.

The National Guard bureau in Washington also cut back on those popular aerial events. But that didn't stop Georgia's National Guard commander from attending an international air show in Paris, France.

Military critics tell FOX 5 Senior I-Team reporter Dale Russell that the trip sends the wrong message.

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