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Congress said to steer military funds to pet projects

US analysts see war effort hurt

By Bryan Bender
Globe Staff / June 17, 2005

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WASHINGTON -- Congress, taking advantage of wartime support of national defense spending, is using the military's budget to steer billions to pet projects that apparently have little to do with Iraq or the ongoing war on terrorism, according to congressional documents, government budget officials, and watchdog groups. (Full article: 1136 words)

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