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Pentagon Purse Strings Episode 1: What is a Contingency? Exploring the OCO Account and Reform in the 117th Congress
On Thursday, December 3 at 2:00 PM ET, Rep. Ralph Norman (R-SC) will join the National Taxpayers Union’s (NTU) Andrew Lautz and R Street’s Jonathan Bydlak for the first webinar in their new Pentagon Purse Strings series. Rep. Norman, a member of the House Oversight and Reform Committee and the House Budget Committee, will discuss his thoughts and leadership on Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) account transparency, budget process reform and more. After the discussion with Rep. Norman, Lautz and Bydlak will be joined by Wendy Jordan, Senior Policy Analyst at Taxpayers for Common Sense (TCS), for a conversation about OCO reform and what the election results may mean for Pentagon oversight in the 117th Congress.