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Sunday, February 27, 2005
PENTAGON BUDGET BLACKMAIL
Defense Tech: PENTAGON BUDGET BLACKMAIL: "Give us more money, or our soldiers are going to go broke. That's the cynical game the Pentagon's leadership has been playing with the Army's budget in recent months. And now, it's crunch time.
Since the fall, Rumsfeld & Co. have been dipping into the Army's day-to-day funds -- like money for soldiers' paychecks -- and then daring Congress not to make up the difference with a second, 'supplemental' pile of cash."