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The Pentagon’s Botched Projects

The United States spends more money on defense than the next 10 countries combined. Part of the reason is due to significant waste of resources. From a $300 million useless blimp to the Air Force scrapping $600 million worth of brand new transport planes, over the years the military has proven to be rife with waste. Correspondent Meghan Lopez takes a closer look at some of the starkest examples of waste and the reasons behind it.