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FY 2017 budget graphic

The 2017 defense budget contains about $583 billion in strategy-driven funding, meaning every capability funded in it is tied to a particular security goal.
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On Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. EST, we hosted a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable with Pentagon Press Secretary George Little and DoD Spokesman Capt. John Kirby.┬áDuring the roundtable they discussed major budget decisions for the FY2013 Defense Budget stemming …
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In the “This Week in the DoD” podcast for October 14: Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta has been speaking with Defense Ministers in Belgium, military leaders in the Middle East, and a variety of groups around the United States about …
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Yesterday, we noted that President Obama had released the 2012 budget request, asking Congress for a $3.73 trillion budget he said would eventually cut the national deficity by $1 trillion. Today we bring you the reaction of Secretary of Defense …
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In the AFPS podcast for September 16: a ceremony was held at the Pentagon 9/11 Memorial nine years after terror attacks on America; defense leaders explained steps to reduce stress on troops and prevent suicides; the latest video from Restoring …
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