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Federal Budget

OCO Fast Facts

Here are some fast facts about the Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) fund, the Pentagon's emergency war spending account.  The OCO basically gives Congress and the President a blank check for war.  Use these facts when making a visit to your member of Congress or writing a letter to the editor. 

Webinar: Eliminate the Pentagon's Slush Fund!

Monday, March 24, 2014 - 11:00pm to Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 12:00am

It’s time to stop the budget gimmicks and be honest about our bloated Pentagon budget. After years of using war spending as a slush fund to avoid fiscal discipline, it’s time to cut wasteful spending and bring our tax dollars home.

 

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