Two-Year Budget Deal Would Raise Caps, Give Pentagon $700B in 2018 – defenseone

The deal comes with a new continuing resolution to give House and Senate lawmakers time to work out details.

Senators struck a budget deal Wednesday that would provide steep increases in U.S. defense spending over the next two years — up more than 15 percent in 2018 alone, the largest boost in more than a decade and a half.

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