USA—Missile Defense Agency Funding Expected To Decline As Focus Turns To Hypersonic Weapons 

Foreign Policy | 03/07/2019

The Trump administration will not request an increase to the budget of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA), reports Foreign Policy (Washington, D.C.).  A proposal due later this month will request $9.4 billion for the agency, down from $9.9 billion in last year's budget, defense officials said.  Officials emphasized that the agency's budget fully funds its requirement for fiscal 2020. Additional funding in previous years covered new ground-based interceptors and other items...

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