Opinion: Why The Defense 'Upturn' Is A Mirage

Along with the rest of the U.S. federal budget, the fiscal 2016 request and plan through 2020 was released on Feb. 2. While there is a consensus that the administration won’t get what it’s requesting because Congress would have to make too many compromises on non-defense discretionary spending...
Byron Callan

Contributing columnist Byron Callan is a managing director at Capital Alpha Partners in Washington.

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