• Shanahan IG Report Expected this Week

    Shanahan IG Report Expected this Week0

    A DOD inspector general’s report reviewing whether Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has shown favor toward his former employer Boeing is expected to be completed by the end of the week, according to a CNN report. The investigation is examining if Shanahan violated his DOD ethics agreement by expressing preference for Boeing products in his

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  • Inhofe Satisfied with Troops Training for Border Deployments

    Inhofe Satisfied with Troops Training for Border Deployments0

    Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman James Inhofe (R-Okla.) said Monday after visiting troops deployed to the southern border he is satisfied with their training there, according to The Hill. Inhofe visited the troops during the Senate spring recess and as the Pentagon plans more border deployments. “I’ve been concerned about taking our troops out and

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  • Defense Spending to Increase for Fifth Consecutive Year

    Defense Spending to Increase for Fifth Consecutive Year0

    The Pentagon’s budget is expected to grow in 2020 for the fifth consecutive year as lawmakers push for increases despite recent pushback by congressional liberals and deficit hawks, according to a Washington Post report. The White House’s 2020 budget request includes $750 billion for defense, with deep domestic spending cuts to health care and education

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