Loglines. September - October 2012
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY FORT BELVOIR VA
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The goal save 10.3 billion in five years. It s a lot to ask of his We must build on DLA s history of innovation, successful performance and cost control, and leverage various means to do even better, and do so as quickly as possible, Harnitchek wrote in a May 9 blog post. Harnitchek announced the initiative, known as the Director s Big Ideas, in March after President Barack Obama and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta released a new national defense strategy that includes a 500 billion cut for the Defense Department over the next 10 years. In fiscal 2011, DLA spent about 46 billion, with about 5 billion going toward personnel, operations and facilities. That leaves about 40 billion of stuff that we buy, whether it s food, fuel, pharmaceuticals or repair parts for the military services.
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