Tag Archives: Audit the Pentagon

Defense Department likely to miss audit deadline | AMI Newswire

Norman Leahy The Department of Defense is unlikely to meet a September 2017 deadline to present audited financial statements because of its inability to account for how much land, equipment,…

Audit the Pentagon! | The Week

Bonnie Kristian Americans are ready to cut defense spending — if only Washington will let us. A recent University of Maryland survey found that a majority of U.S. voters are…

Uncontrollable — Pentagon and Corporate Contractors Too Big to Audit |Huffington Post

Ralph Nader The Reuters report put this colossal dereliction simply: “A law in effect since 1992 requires annual audits of all federal agencies—and the Pentagon alone has never complied.” All…

You could buy an Australian island for what the Pentagon says it would cost to take inventory — of one item | Center for Public Integrity

The Pentagon dashed any hopes that it might soon be able to pass a simple audit, when it provided a surprisingly unhelpful response late last month to a simple question…

Assessing Arguments About Defense Spending | RealClearDefense

Matthew Fay With the release of the Obama administration’s final budget request imminent, the longstanding debate over the size of the defense budget will reach a fever pitch. Recently, proponents…