Did three senior Navy intelligence officials charge the military $1.6 million for homemade, unmarked and untraceable rifle silencers — made by hot rod auto mechanic in California — that cost only $8,000 to manufacture? Federal authorities seem to think so. Read the the whole story by the WaPo’s ever-sharp Craig Whitlock by clicking here.
Does the Air Force’s decision make sense to you? Tell the Air Force to Re-Think Its Decision to Station the F-35A in Vermont.
“You have to go where the money is, and carriers and air wings are quite expensive.I’d hate to say it is inevitable, but we have to look very hard at it.”
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert on the real possibility that the Navy will have to cut an aircraft carrier and an air wing. Read more.