Monday, April 29, 2013

Congress insists on spending $436MILLION for new tanks - but the Army DOESN'T even want them

Built to dominate the enemy in combat, the Army's hulking Abrams tank is proving equally hard to beat in a budget battle.

Lawmakers from both parties have devoted nearly half a billion dollars in taxpayer money over the past two years to build improved versions of the 70-ton Abrams.

But senior Army officials have said repeatedly, 'No thanks.'

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2316117/Congress-insists-spending-436million-dollars-new-tanks--Army-DOESNT-want-them.html