Defense Industry Launches Offensive Against More Cuts

Rutherford, Emelie
September 2011
Defense Daily;9/14/2011, Vol. 251 Issue 52, p1
Market Research Report
The article reports that an all-out offensive against any additional Pentagon budget cuts by a committee charged with reducing the federal deficit was launched by defense and aerospace companies yesterday. Marion Blakey, president and chief executive officer of the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) trade group, said that the Second to None campaign will be a "sustained effort" across the U.S. to spread the word about the risks the industry sees with cutting the Pentagon budget.


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