Wormuth: Funding for Army modernization programs could be 'reduced' if DOD goes to FY-22 levels

By Dan Schere / March 28, 2023 at 3:43 PM
Army Secretary Christine Wormuth said during a House Appropriations defense subcommittee hearing today that funding for some "big ticket" Army modernization programs could be "reduced" if the Defense Department is forced to return to fiscal year 2022 levels in its FY-24 budget request. Subcommittee Ranking Member Betty McCollum (D-MN) told Wormuth during the hearing that a letter was sent to the defense secretary and other officials asking what would happen if DOD returned to FY-22 levels. “And that would mean...

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