Pentagon fires back on allegations Shanahan is favoring Boeing 

By Tony Bertuca  
January 11, 2019 at 5:05 AM
The Pentagon says allegations that acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan, a 31-year executive at Boeing, has acted improperly to benefit his former employer or is biased in favor of the company are unfounded and untrue. The allegations that Shanahan “intentionally or not, is putting his finger on the scale when it comes to Pentagon priorities,” were reported in a Politico story that quotes two unnamed former government officials as saying they heard Shanahan praise Boeing and denigrate rival Lockheed Martin,...

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