The Pentagon: Waste a Lot, Want More

March 2012
FCNL Washington Newsletter;Mar/Apr2012, Issue 752, p3
The article discusses issues regarding the U.S. Department of Defense's military spending. It notes that the federal agency spends more than half a trillion dollars every year, not counting war spending, and has a proven record of losing and wasting funds, spending funds that were not authorized by the Congress. Issues including cost overturns, shoddy bookkeeping, and losing track of money are highlighted.


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