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The Anniston Star - November 4, 2011, By Cameron Steele
These are unpredictable times for the Anniston Army Depot. As proof, local and state officials point to the diminishing wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, looming defense cuts and the probability of a future round of base closures.
philly.com - November 4, 2011, By Harold Brubaker, Inquirer Staff Writer
The defense industry is in the budget-cutting crosshairs.
Congress has already approved defense cuts of $450 billion up to $465 billion over the next decade. An additional $500 billion could follow if the congressional supercommittee created in August were to fail to reach a deal by Nov. 23 on $1.2 trillion in overall spending cuts, over a stretch of 10 years.
CNN - November 4, 2011, By CNN Pentagon Producer Larry Shaughnessy
Calls for details about what budget cuts the Defense Department is considering are coming from both houses of Congress and both parties. And they are getting more urgent.
U.S. Army - November 4, 2011, By Gary Sheftick
WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Nov. 4, 2011) -- President Barack Obama Tuesday signed a proclamation designating historic Fort Monroe, Va., as a national monument under the National Park Service.
fayobserver.com - November 3, 2011, By Henry Cuningham, Military editor
North Carolina must "adopt itself to the fiscal environment" to attract military dollars, Gov. Bev Perdue said today at Fort Bragg.
Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs - November 2, 2011, By Lt. Col. Cynthia Anderson
WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- Air Force officials announced several adjustments to the civilian workforce Nov 2.
The Washington Post - November 1, 2011, By Ashley Halsey III
The Pentagon agreed Tuesday to provide almost $270 million for improvements around Fort Belvoir in Fairfax County and the new Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, yielding to pressure from elected officials who complained that mass transfers to the two facilities could worsen gridlock.
mysanantonio.com - November 1, 2011, By Vianna Davila
San Antonio was awarded $25 million in federal money for transportation improvements related to Joint Base San Antonio, but it missed out on funds it sought to improve the Harry Wurzbach corridor near Fort Sam Houston.
National Trust for Historic Preservation - November 1, 2011, By Rob Nieweg
Today President Obama created a new National Monument within the National Park system: Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia.
Reuters - November 1, 2011
* Senators express concern about Lockheed fighter program
Nov 1 (Reuters) - Defense Secretary Leon Panetta expects about half of the $450 billion-plus in defense cuts slated for the next 10 years to come from weapons programs, a senior lawmaker said on Tuesday.
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