Pentagon looks for fat to trim

Wednesday - 6/30/2010, 9:40am EDT

Todd Harrison, Senior Fellow for Defense Budget Studies, Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments

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Big changes are looming for the Defense Department as it faces a new era of budget austerity. Even though two conflicts are going on, both the administration and members of Congress are calling for a more efficient Pentagon. The Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments has taken a detailed look at the 2011 budget request for DoD. Joining us with the forecast is the Center's Senior Fellow for Defense Budget Studies, Todd Harrison.