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Obama budget would boost CT military spending

Some of the military aircraft and submarines that would be funded under the defense bill.

WASHINGTON – President Obama’s new budget would dramatically increase spending on F-35s and other military programs that are important to Connecticut’s economy. It would also boost funding of public works and establish a series of new programs aimed at easing the financial burden on students and working families Continue Reading →

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Defense bill has billions for new sub class, other CT-made weapons

The F-35

WASHINGTON – The defense authorization bill making its way through Congress containins billions for submarines, helicopters and other weaponry made by companies in the state. It includes a special $3.5 billion fund for a new class of submarines that could be built by Electric Boat in Groton. Continue Reading →

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Electric Boat wins big with approval of funding of new nuclear sub

Drawing of new Ohio class submarine

WASHINGTON – Benefiting from the Pentagon’s plans to “rebalance” the U.S. military, Electric Boat is a big winner in a $600 billion defense authorization bill that is expected to soon win House approval. Continue Reading →

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