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'Defend and Reform: The Future of America's Defense Spending'

12:05 PM, Dec 11, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Here's the full agenda:

11:55 am ESTWelcome Remarks and Keynote

  • William Kristol, Editor, The Weekly Standard
  • Michael O'Hanlon, Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution

12:15 pm ESTA View from the Senate

  • United States Senator Lindsey Graham, [R-SC], Senate Armed Services Committee
  • United States Senator Kelly Ayotte [R-NH], Senate Armed Services Committee

12:25 pm ESTPanel Statements and Discussion

  • Moderator: William Kristol, Editor, The Weekly Standard
  • Pete Hegseth, CEO, Concerned Veterans for America & Iraq/Afghanistan Veteran
  • Congressman Tim Griffin, 2nd District of Arkansas
  • Russell Rumbaugh, Dir. of Budgeting for Foreign Affairs & Defense, Stimson Center
  • Steve Bucci, Senior Defense & Homeland Security Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
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