Author Archives: Dan Grazier

Why the $1.45 Trillion F-35 Still Can’t Get Off the Ground

Is there any hope of salvaging something from this 17-year nightmare?

Why Do Air Force Planes Need $10,000 Toilet Seat Covers?

The government pretends it has no choice but to honor commercial patents and pay the price. That’s blatantly untrue.

Military Readiness Sidelined For Ships the Navy Doesn’t Want

A closer look at new Pentagon spending exposes lawmakers’ real interest: the defense lobby.

Lawmakers Exploit Tragedy to Demand Defense Dollars

Ghoulish behavior masks bad stewardship of an already bloated budget.

Congress Greases Flightpath for the F-35 Boondoggle

Politicians bedazzled by fighter plane that can’t fight.