01 Jul '17, 8am

Congress' defense budget plans point to an uncertain military build up:

WASHINGTON — House and Senate lawmakers advanced a flurry of defense funding legislation this week, but are still far away from an actual military budget. That’s because of a host of unresolved issues in the bills, including how to get a divided Congress to settle on how much should be spent on national defense. Late June is typically the target date for Capitol Hill military funding moves, but the progress in recent days comes despite a months-late start in the normal budgeting process. The White House plan wasn’t released until late May, three months behind the expected February release date, prompting tight hearing and mark-up deadlines for key defense committees. President Trump, who has repeatedly promised to rebuild the military, has actually proposed the smallest defense funding plan so far. His $668 billion plan includes $603 billion in base defense funding, a 3 pe...

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