Defense Spending Efficiencies - March 29, 2012

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sergeant flying crew chief from Papa, Hungary communicates with the C-17 Globemaster III pilots on an airfield in Lithuania, December 10, 2010

Photo by TSgt Wayne Clark/U.S. Air Force


Thursday, March 29, 2012


8:30 a.m.


RAND Corporation
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Arlington, VA 22202


About the Program

On March 29th, Congressman Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, gave a policy address at the RAND Corporation's Washington Office. The policy address was open to the public and media. In the speech, Congressman Smith discussed the federal budget deficit and its likely impact on national security programs.  

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