House GOP appropriators cut DOD procurement by $4B, block some multiyear missile buys

By Tony Bertuca / June 20, 2023 at 12:08 PM
The GOP-led House Appropriations Committee is poised to pass a fiscal year 2024 defense spending bill on Thursday that cuts President Biden's request for weapons procurement by nearly $4 billion, targeting some of the multiyear missile buys sought by the Pentagon, according to a draft report obtained by Inside Defense . House Democrats have said they intend to oppose the bill , which will likely be dead-on-arrival in the Senate, over the multiyear procurements cuts, as well as a host...

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