TITLE

New Challenges and Opportunities for Sea Services As 108th Congress Takes Up Complex Defense Issues

AUTHOR(S)
Rosen, Mark E.; Miller, Jeremy M.
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Sea Power;Feb2003, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the creation of challenges and opportunities for the sea services following the 2002 elections in the U.S. Pursuance of a pro-defense agenda; Increase of the funding for domestic homeland security; Reorganization of the House Armed Services Committee.
ACCESSION #
9186066

 

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