Legislation, Legal Action Floated To Block MEADS Funding

Rutherford, Emelie
April 2013
Defense Daily;4/11/2013, Vol. 258 Issue 10, p9
Market Research Report
The article reports on the proposal of U.S. Representative Bill Shuster to block the Department of Defense from using funds appropriated by Congress in the 2013 defense appropriations act, on the medium extended air and missile defense system (MEADS). It states that Shuster wants the government to stop investing in the system as it has no plans of deploying it. Shuster also reportedly noted that the DoD could face a lawsuit if it proceeds with funding MEADS in 2013.


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