House Will Start Debate on 2017 Defense Spending Bill

The House is beginning to take its first step toward funding the government in the current fiscal year. But the smart money is on it being stalled at the gate. Congress is about to begin debate on a fiscal 2017 defense spending bill that would provide $577 billion, an increase of $5.2 billion over...
Jen DiMascio

Based in Washington, Jen previously managed Aviation Week’s worldwide defense, space and security coverage.

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