Pentagon Again Fails Audit In ‘Disappointing’ Result

Pentagon Comptroller Mike McCord
Credit: U.S. Defense Department
The Pentagon has failed its fifth straight audit and though the department has made movement toward cleaning up its books, the top official in charge of the effort says there should have been more progress. On Nov. 15 the Defense Department announced the findings of the audit, which was led by 1,600...
Brian Everstine

Brian Everstine is the Pentagon Editor for Aviation Week, based in Washington, D.C. Before joining Aviation Week in August 2021, he covered the Pentagon for Air Force Magazine. Brian began covering defense aviation in 2011 as a reporter for Military Times.

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