- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: November 23, 1996
This shocking expose uncovers one of the biggest taxpayer rip-offs of all time-a scandal that also threatens the lives of America's soldiers!
Why is the U.S. military investing billions of dollars in untried, untested weapons systems? Are our soldiers' lives being jeopardized by misguided Pentagon policies?
Join INVESTIGATIVE REPORTS for a shocking look at one of the biggest taxpayer rip-offs ever uncovered. See how the Pentagon spends billions of dollars on weapons systems that are woefully inadequate or completely worthless. In disturbing interviews, former Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger and other officials detail the extent and cost of this practice. And examine the role that improperly tested weapons played in the disaster of the USS Stark, where 37 sailors were killed.
From front-line tragedies to the warehouses where billions of dollars of useless equipment are collecting dust, this is a detailed expose' of the worst kind of government abuse the deliberate exploitation of a loophole big enough to drive a tank through!