...Kate Blakeley, a defense budget analyst with the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments, said "these POMs and the FY-18 budget build are a draft for the next administration, but they have to be a good draft. I expect DOD to draft a baseline consensus budget, and laying out specific additional options and areas for the administration's decisions." Blakeley said she was watching POM-18 for clues as to DOD's new plans for investments in space "as well as for indications as to what the future ground forces will be in the current strategic environment."
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