Panel Event: Understanding the Pentagon Budget Request

Date: Thursday
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Room 608, Dirksen Senate Office Building

Join the Center for Arms Control & Non-Proliferation and a panel of distinguished experts as we discuss the President’s FY17 Defense Budget Request.  

Topics:

  • How does this year’s spending relate to peak spending in previous years?
  • Is the Pentagon’s budget properly aligned with our national security priorities?
  • Are we delaying difficult budget choices?

Panel includes:

Larry KorbSenior Fellow, Center for American Progress

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Wendy JordanSenior Policy Analyst, Taxpayers for Common Sense

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Ben FriedmanResearch Fellow in Defense & Homeland Security Studies, Cato Institute

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Please RSVP to Cassie Peterson at CPeterson@armscontrolcenter.org. Refreshments will be provided.