The long-running saga over paying off the U.S. Army’s part of the tri-national Medium Extended Air Defense System (Meads) appears set for an encore on Capitol Hill as at least one leading House Armed Services Committee (HASC) Democrat plans to push lawmakers to stop a final payment on the Lockheed Martin-led program. Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-Calif.) on May 22 decided not to press for an amendment to new strategic forces subcommittee Chairman Michael Rogers’ (R-Ala.) markup of their ...


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