Tag Archives: FY2014 Budget

On Defense Budget, Army Fighting Congress | National Taxpayers Union

By Michael Tasselmyer If it was up to General Ray Odierno, Congress wouldn’t allocate $436 million towards building and upgrading new Abrams tanks. “[W]e would use that money in a…

Hagel’s Budget: Where’s The Beef In Reform Efforts, Weapons Buys? | AOL Defense

By Mackenzie Eaglen In a town full of hot air, speeches are a dime a dozen. But money still talks. So let’s compare the new Secretary of Defense’s policy agenda…

Channeling Bush’s Budget Tricks | Foreign Policy

BY GORDON ADAMS The war budget is late and that could mean trouble. One of the less-discussed elements of the administration’s defense budget request is the delay in submitting a…

Treading Water: National Security in the FY14 Budget | Spotlight | The Stimson Center | Pragmatic Steps for Global Security

By Russell Rumbaugh President Obama’s budget request was released last week with some dramatic proposals, including raising taxes and changing how Social Security is calculated. The dramatic changes are meant…

Determining DOD Spending for FY ’14 Could Be Repeat of Current Year | Association of Defense Communities

The Obama administration’s decision to deliver a fiscal 2014 budget request that ignores the $52 billion sequester cut slated to be imposed on defense spending next year leaves it uncertain…