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DOD IG Reveals the Pentagon Let $27.7 Billion ‘Expire’’ as Trump Seeks $5.7 Billion in Border Wall Funding

DOD IG Reveals the Pentagon Let $27.7 Billion ‘Expire’’ as Trump Seeks $5.7 Billion in Border Wall Funding

Andrew Kerr | Investigative Reporter   The Defense Department has relinquished over $27 billion to the U.S. Treasury since 2013 simply because it couldn’t spend the money quick enough, according to a DOD Inspector General report released Tuesday. The DOD was required to fork over the “expired funds” because the Pentagon failed to spend it […]

Got Milked? US “Defense” Spending 2017

Got Milked? US “Defense” Spending 2017

By Thomas L. Knapp “The White House said Tuesday [June 7] that President Barack Obama will veto the Senate’s version of the annual defense policy bill,” Richard Lardner of the Associated Press reports. Why? Lardner cites provisions that would prevent Obama from shutting down the prison at Guantanamo Bay and limit the number of “national […]