Report: Pentagon relies too much on foreign parts

The report warns that the military is vulnerable to disruptions by relying on foreign countries, whether its due to poor manufacturing, price spikes or unrest.

The industry study also argued that the U.S. is not producing enough raw materials, pointing to the rare earth element that’s imported from China.

The manufacturing group unveiled the report Wednesday at an event with Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyLawmakers feel pressure on guns Trump to take steps to ban bump stocks Kasich’s campaign website tones down gun language after Florida shooting MORE (D-Conn.), Rep. Mo BrooksMorris (Mo) Jackson BrooksHouse GOP pushes hard-line immigration plan as Senate deals fail Ingraham: Trump got 'snookered badly' on budget deal Senate passes bill to end shutdown, sending it to House MORE (R-Ala.) and Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio).

Read the full report here.