Funding for shorter-term, conceivably less antagonist prompt global strike alternatives -- compared with the Defense Department's desire to refit some Trident nuclear intercontinental ballistic missiles -- could be funded in the next supplemental request or fiscal 2007 reprogramming efforts. Congress in its recent fiscal 2007 defense authorization conference agreement also is requiring the DOD to submit a report to congressional defense committees by next February addressing the ...


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