Accession Number : ADA310924

Title :   Congressional Budget Committees and Their Impact on the Department of Defense.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI

Personal Author(s) : Del Toro, Carlos

PDF Url : ADA310924

Report Date : 26 MAY 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 131

Abstract : Having altered the dynamics of the budget process since 1974, the Senate and House Budget Committees play an increasingly important and influential role in defense budgeting. This research analyzes the economic and political forces that created budget committees, explores the relationships between key players in the budget process, and defines the implications for DoD.

Descriptors :   *CONGRESS, *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, *PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING, *PANEL(COMMITTEE), *POLITICAL NEGOTIATIONS, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, IMPACT, DYNAMICS, FEDERAL BUDGETS, SENATE.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Government and Political Science
      Defense Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE