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WASHINGTON– The Pentagon on Wednesday asked Congress for approval to transfer nearly $10 billion from the Navy and Air Force budgets to pay soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan before the Army budget runs dry next month.

Defense officials said the transfer was necessary due to Congress’ failing to pass Bush’s request for $102 billion in supplemental war funding.  For more details on this, click here and return back to comment.

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