ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 21, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The weekly look at how the government spends taxpayers' money introduced.
(Herlong, California: John Martin) The Pentagon's paradoxical spending of taxpayer money on ammunition even though the military has more than it needs examined; General Accounting Office statistics given on Defense Department ammo; scenes shown of the Army blowing up ammunition to make room for new ammo! [Army materiele command Lieutenant General Dennis BENCHOFF, General Accounting Office Mark GEBICKE - offer differing opinions on the purchasing policy.] Letter from assistant Deputy Under Secretary James Emahiser to the General Accounting Office on the purchasing system quoted.
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