Kendall: Defense policy conference report includes 'incredible level of micromanagement'

By Marjorie Censer / December 3, 2016 at 6:05 PM
SIMI VALLEY, CA -- The version of the fiscal year 2017 defense policy bill agreed to by House and Senate lawmakers this week includes "an incredible level of micromanagement," the top Pentagon buying official said Saturday. Speaking to reporters at the Reagan National Defense Forum here, Frank Kendall said the Pentagon is still analyzing the legislation. Earlier this week, Congress released the conference version of the bill , which gives the Pentagon one year to eliminate Kendall's position -- the...

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