Matthew Gault: Defense Waste — The Big Items

Corruption, Military

Matthew GaultHere’s How the Military Wasted Your Money in 2014

New year, old problems

The U.S. Congress approved $581 billion in military spending for 2014. That number includes the Pentagon’s base budget plus the Overseas Contingency Operations fund that pays for America’s various wars.

Shitty super-weapons (F-35, Littoral Combat Ships, M1A1 Tank)
Lazy ineffective Defense Logistics Agency
Afghan money pit