Department of Defense Appropriations, Part 1

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Page 10 - When a strong man armed keepeth his palace, his goods are in peace. But when a stronger than he shall come upon him, and overcome him, he taketh from him all his armour wherein he trusted, and divideth his spoils.
Page 653 - I am pleased to appear again before this committee to present the budget requirements of the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Organization of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the...
Page 20 - Perhaps matters would proceed satisfactorily without our presence. Perhaps good will and mutual security would flourish precisely because of the departure of the only superpower in the West. Perhaps the bear would cherish the lambs in our absence. Perhaps . . . , but we should not count on it. As has been noted in the past, it is useless for the sheep to pass resolutions in favor of vegetarianism while the wolf remains of a different persuasion. Accordingly, while there are costs and risks to being...
Page 661 - Department-wide activities include: the management and staff advisory functions of the Office of the Secretary of Defense and the organization of the Joint Chiefs...
Page 88 - US would consider the deployment of operational land-mobile ICBM launchers during the period of the Interim Agreement as inconsistent with the objectives of that Agreement.
Page 739 - ... to enhance the preparation of selected military officers and key civilian personnel for important command, staff, and policymaking positions in the national and international security structure.
Page 107 - Each Party undertakes not to develop, test, or deploy ABM systems or components which are sea-based, air-based, space-based, or mobile landbased.
Page 466 - On 16 December 1974, the Senate gave its advice and consent to the ratification of the Convention...
Page 167 - Microbial or other biological agents, or toxins whatever their origin or method of production, of types and in quantities that have no justification for prophylactic, protective or other peaceful purposes; 2 Weapons, equipment or means of delivery designed to use such agents or toxins for hostile purposes or in armed conflict.
Page 643 - For acquisition, construction, installation, and equipment of temporary or permanent public works, installations, facilities, and real property for activities and agencies of the Department of Defense (other than the military departments), as...

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