The Pentagon's big gamble

Auster, B.; Zimmerman, T.
February 1992
U.S. News & World Report;2/10/92, Vol. 112 Issue 5, p31
Discusses why the Bush administration's effort to cut defense spending by $50 billion by 1997 is in effect an attempt to mothball much of the nation's defense industry. What the administration wants to do; The Defense Department wants to fund research and development; How the Pentagon's strategy will work; Suggestions for the Pentagon.


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