TITLE

On Defense, It's the Economy

AUTHOR(S)
DiMascio, Jen
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;10/8/2012, Vol. 174 Issue 36, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the challenges that will be faced by the winner of the 2012 U.S. presidential election with regards to the management of the U.S. defense budget. Topics include U.S. President Barack Obama's plan to reduce military spending in order to decrease the national deficit, Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's intention to increase defense spending in the U.S. over a period of ten years, and the potential impacts of the candidates' plans on the U.S. aerospace industry.
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82910690

 

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