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Accountability Office Finds Itself Accused
By William J. Broad, The New York Times
April 2, 2006 

CRS Report for Congress - Missile Defense: The Current Debate
, Congressional Research Service
July 19, 2005 

U.S. Missile Defense Needs System Trials, Tester Says
By Tony Capaccio,
November 2, 2004 

DoD Programs: Ballistic Missile Defense System
Pentagon, Operational Test and Evaluation 2003 Annual Report
April 16, 2004 


POGO in the News

Shoot the Moon: Missile Defense Costs as Much as Apollo Program, Adam RawnsleyWired; Danger Room, August 4, 2011 

Spiraling Out of Control: How Missile Defense's Acquisition Strategy is Setting a Dangerous Precedent, By POGO's Nick Schwellenbach and Center for Defense Information's Victoria SamsonDefense and Security Analysis, June 1, 2008 

Government watchdogs criticize SLAMRAAM, By Michael BrunoAerospace Daily & Defense Report, February 15, 2008 

US Army left program's oversight to Raytheon-group, by Andrea Shalal-EsaReuters, February 12, 2008 

Trouble for Drone-Killing Missile, By Noah ShachtmanWired, February 12, 2008 

BMD Focus: Rain downed U.S. BMD shield, By Martin SieffUnited Press International, March 29, 2007 

Rain KO'd Interceptors During Korea Missile Tests, By Noah ShachtmanDanger Room (Wired Blog), March 27, 2007 

Rainy day for missile defense: Bob Moon's interview of POGO's Nick Schwellenbach, Interview By Bob MoonMarketplace Radio, March 27, 2007 

X-band radar to play integral role in controversial system, By Bryan MartinKodiak Daily Mirror, October 26, 2006 

Boeing to Feel Heat on Missiles: US defense system faces new scrutiny, By Ameet SachdevChicago Tribune, July 6, 2006