13 Jul '17, 4pm

Pentagon IG: $33B in savings available for DoD

WASHINGTON — The Department of Defense’s inspector general believes it has found $33.6 billion in missed savings for the Pentagon, and that some can be recovered — if the department follows through on 58 suggestions made by the IG’s office, many of which have been sitting unfulfilled for years. Glenn Fine, the acting IG, released Thursday the Compendium of Open Office of Inspector General Recommendations, an omnibus effort to sum up 1,298 open recommendations made by the IG’s office over the past decade. Included is a list of 58 reports that the IG believes could net the Pentagon significant savings — although in many cases the services may not agree, and in others, the potential for savings may have passed. For example, the IG identified capping procurement of the CH-53K helicopter at 156 platforms, 44 less than the U.S. Marine Corps has requested, on the basis that the M...

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