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Saturday, April 11, 2009

How Defense Firms Get Our Money

This is a great letter to the editor. Here is an excerpt:
But the way in which Lockheed and other large military contractors have distributed their workforces is the real key to their amazing success. As economist and former Pentagon official Alain C. Enthoven once said, "The ideal weapons system is built in 435 congressional districts, and it doesn't matter whether it works or not." Indeed.

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