Defense Department Cost Overruns

A hearing was held on the acquisition of major weapons systems by the Department of Defense. The Government Accountability Office had… read more

A hearing was held on the acquisition of major weapons systems by the Department of Defense. The Government Accountability Office had reported that the 92 major defense acquisition programs were running over their budgets by a combined total of $295 billion. The hearing focused on reasons for the overruns and appropriate congressional responses. close

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  • Martinez, Mel General Chair (Former) Republican National Committee
  • Schinasi, Katherine V. Managing Director Government Accountability Office->Acquisition and Sourcing Management Issues
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Defense Department Cost Overruns

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Program ID:
205798-1
Category:
Senate Committee
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Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 3, 2008
Last Aired:
Jun 6, 2008

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