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Is the Pentagon Wasting Hundreds of Billions of Dollars on the F-35?

01/06/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: F-35, Lockheed Martin, Winslow Wheeler, Project on Government oversight, wasteful military spending, wmnf, Rob Lorei

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Good morning- welcome to Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei.

The most expensive military plane ever built- is still not ready for prime time. The hi-tech warplane is supposed to serve as the backbone of the future US fighter fleet. The plane—already 10 years behind schedule and 100 percent over budget—has cost taxpayers nearly $400 billion dollars, and will eventually cost $1.5 trillion. The costly plane – some of which are already deployed at Eglin Air Force Base in the Panhandle--has difficu...

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GOP Congressional Candidates Debate in Pinellas Park

01/03/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday)
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Tags: David Jolly, Mark Bircher, Florida Congressional District 13, Pinellas Park, Republicans, F-35, Edward Snowden, Clemency, drones, due process

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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity, I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up we’ll hear part of a very interesting debate last night in Pinellas Park where the Republican candidates to replace the late Congressman Bill Young were invited to a debate. But first- a listener comment about yesterday’s program. Yesterday we talked about the hurdles still facing the medical marijuana amendment from getting on the ballot….Here’s what one listener had to say….

Tape Two of the three Republicans running in t...

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