Commander says stakes are high for Army research-and-development arm

By Courtney McBride / March 25, 2016 at 6:11 PM
Funding for the Army's Research, Development and Engineering Command has been "relatively protected" in the current constrained budget climate, but that insulation "comes with an expectation to deliver," according to its commanding general. Maj. Gen. John Wharton told Inside the Army in a March 17 interview that his command is intended to "ensure decisive overmatch for the Army, the joint warfighter and our nation." Acting on the basis of requirements provided by Training and Doctrine Command, RDECOM works to move...

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