Trump overstates credit for $700 million in savings for F-35s | PolitiFact Florida

President Donald Trump told military commanders in Tampa that he will deliver new airplanes at a massive savings to taxpayers. “We’re going to be loading it up with beautiful new…

America Has Too Many Military Bases | The National Interest Blog

The Defense Department estimates that nearly one-quarter of its current bases serve no military need. Members of Congress have a hard time agreeing on virtually anything, and they’re already butting…

The Pentagon doesn’t need more money — but it does need to identify threats better | Business Insider

Charles V. Peña Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has proposed boosting the Pentagon’s budget by nearly a half trillion dollars over the next five years. His plan calls for a $54…

As Defense Bill Heads to President’s Desk, Small Victories Among Missed Opportunities

Today, the Senate passed the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) 92-7, following the House’s approval last week, clearing the final hurdle before the bill goes to the president’s desk….

Press Release: Congress uses trickery to exceed budget caps in Defense Authorization Act.

Subject: Congress uses trickery to exceed budget caps in Defense Authorization Act. For Immediate Release Date: December 1, 2016 Today, a coalition of twenty left-right groups sent a letter to every Member…