Defense Department

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The provisions could draw greater scrutiny to prices the manufacturer charges the government for parts. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Defense contractors are denying the military the right to repair its equipment. Unless the FTC rules otherwise, the contractors do it themselves—for a fee. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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An NCAA/Defense Department joint research program is flawed, because it compares populations of concussion victims that are not comparable. Read more

Books, Arts and Culture


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The right-wing billionaire has teamed up with unlikely ally George Soros on “military restraint,” but Koch Industries subsidiaries make millions by supplying the Navy with circuitry. Read more

America and the World


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Representative Ro Khanna is navigating a major reform through the House, but can Elizabeth Warren do the same in the Republican-run Senate? Read more

Economic Policy