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Pentagon Spending in Connecticut

October 5, 2015 | Report

By William D. Hartung

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Connecticut is 5th in the country in Pentagon prime contract awards, receiving $13.2 billion in FY2014. It is 3rd in the country for contract awards per capita, at $3,693.  Prime Pentagon spending accounted for 5.7% of Connecticut’s overall GDP in 2014. Read William Hartung's analysis by clicking the appropriate links to download the pdf or view HTML. 

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