The Defense Department says the agency has had to make tough choices about spending on military bases. That’s because DoD must stay under budget caps set by Congress. Military construction and money for base upkeep are taking big hits. Federal News Radio’s Jared Serbu looks at the tradeoffs in the 2015 budget plan. Read Jared’s related story.
Francis Rose is the host of In Depth, which airs weekdays from 4-7 p.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, DC metro area and online everywhere. Francis has covered all three branches of the federal government as a broadcast journalist since 1998. He joined Federal News Radio in 2006, and launched In Depth in 2008 as a daily show focused on connecting federal executives to the information they need to do their jobs better.