Defense Spending

Mr. Wheeler discussed his recent Washington Post op-ed, which looked at how “pork barrel” projects within the 2005 Defense… read more

Mr. Wheeler discussed his recent Washington Post op-ed, which looked at how “pork barrel” projects within the 2005 Defense Budget are, in his opinion, taking funds away from essential areas of the defense spending. His forthcoming book is The Wastrels of Defense: How Congress Sabotages U.S. Security, published by Naval Institute Press. He responded to audience telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail. close

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