Category Archives: Reports

Promising the Sky: Pork Barrel Politics and the F-35 Combat Aircraft | Research | Center for International Policy

By William D. Hartung Download PDF | HTML Version Lockheed Martin claims that the development and construction of the F-35 combat aircraft sustains 125,000 jobs in 46 states. The company…

Do Joint Fighter Programs Save Money? | RAND

Download full report here. Abstract In the past 50 years, the U.S. Department of Defense has pursued numerous joint aircraft programs, the largest and most recent of which is the…

TCS Report: Real Savings, Real Deficit Reduction | Taxpayers for Common Sense

Relieving Budget Caps with Common Sense Savings in Fiscal Year 2014 Download: Real Savings, Real Deficit Reduction: Relieving Budget Caps with Common Sense Savings in Fiscal Year 2014 The evening…

The Coming Cut | The Stimson Center

Defense still has a big adjustment to drop down to FY14 post-sequester caps. Read More. via Defense Budget Analysis | The Stimson Center.

Chaos and Uncertainty: The FY 14 Defense Budget and Beyond | CSBA

By Todd Harrison Download pdf report. As the government reopened after the October 2013 shutdown, and defense got a three month reprieve before sequestration would go into effect for 2014,…