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Day: March 9, 2022

Government Matters (Full Show) – March 9, 2022

Current health of the defense industrial base; recommendations for fiscal 2023 defense spending; higher mortality rates for vets who experienced traumatic brain injury

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Report reveals effect of Covid-19 on defense industrial base

The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) puts out a report every year called “Vital Signs,” which assesses the health of the defense industrial base. This year, for the first time, the organization gave a failing grade. Col. Wesley Hallman (USAF, ret.), senior vice president for strategy and policy at NDIA, said the report shows that […]

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Former budget official suggests $816 billion topline defense budget

With inflation now at 7.5%, the Defense Department is being squeezed. Former budget official Maj. Gen. John Ferrari (U.S. Army, ret.), senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, recommends a topline defense budget of $816 billion for fiscal year 2023. Ferrari said the needed service member pay raise and effect of inflation on the operating […]

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Study shows excess deaths in post-9/11 veterans with traumatic brain injury

Military members who experience harmful exposures like traumatic brain injury (TBI) during service could be more prone to mental health problems, chronic diseases and mortality, according to an investigation co-authored by Jeffrey Howard, associate professor in the Department of Public Health at the University of Texas at San Antonio. Howard said there were significantly higher […]

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