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The Regional and State Economic Impact of National Defense


»  These findings reflect the most consistent recent information across all data sources   »  Between 2005 and 2009, the Federal government spent over $705 billion in national defense investments across the Southwest region of the United States   »  These investments in national defense directly and indirectly supported over 2.8 million jobs in the […]

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Governor Brown Convenes State Military Council


3-28-2013 SACRAMENTO – In an effort to protect and expand the military’s vital role in national security and California’s economy, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today established the Governor’s Military Council and appointed former Congresswoman and Under Secretary of State Ellen Tauscher as chair.   “California plays a crucial role in (more…)

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