Tag Archives: QDR2014

Pentagon Push for More Money Looks Like a Losing War | National Defense Blog

By Sandra I. Erwin The Pentagon’s budget request for next fiscal year has been slammed for being awkward, confusing and in violation of the law. Pundits’ sneering aside, the only…

Pentagon Rolls Out Evolving Strategy | Wall Street Journal

By JULIAN E. BARNES WASHINGTON—The Pentagon rolled out long-awaited revisions to U.S. military strategy on Tuesday, displaying a renewed focus on homeland protection by emphasizing the development of cybersecurity capabilities,…

3 Things to Consider With the New Pentagon Budget | Gnomes National News Service

The budget the Defense Department will release Tuesday could be the most consequential in recent memory for all involved: troops may lose their jobs, the military could feel the strain…

Pentagon Drops Plan to Mothball USS George Washington Aircraft Carrier | Wall Street Journal

By JULIAN E. BARNES WASHINGTON—The Pentagon has dropped a plan to retire one of its nuclear-powered aircraft carriers after the White House intervened to head off a brewing political fight….

Analysts: US Should Cut Carriers, Buy Subs and Work With Allies | Defense News

By PAUL McCLEARY WASHINGTON — It’s hard to find consensus on most anything in Washington D.C., but four national security-focused think tanks managed to forge something of a rough outline…