CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jan 31, 1999
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(Studio: John Roberts) The question of why a post-Cold War military needs an expanded budget examined. [34th Fighter Squadron commander Lieutenant Colonel Kurt DITTMER - says Iraq is a war zone; says in the old days there was only one enemy: the Soviet Union.] [President CLINTON - says the decline in defense spending should be reversed.] [Heritage Foundation Baker SPRING, Defense Department Chuck SPINNEY - comment on aspects of defense spending.] The Pentagon's problem in ascertaining where the money goes noted.
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