DEFENSE ACQUISITIONS: DOD's Research and Development Budget Requests to Congress Do Not Provide Consistent, Complete, and Clear Information

September 2007
GAO Reports;9/6/2007, preceding pi
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The article focuses on the rejection by the U.S. Congress for the $73.2 billion proposed budget for research, development, testing, and evaluation (RDT&E) due to inconsistency and incomplete justification of material provided by the Department of Defense (DoD). The Government Accountability Office (GAO) examines the proposal and points out the lacking prerequisite of the proposal. Further, the DoD takes several actions to provide clear and complete information of the proposal.


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