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.

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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 MurphyChris MurphyRand Paul roils the Senate with NATO blockade Lawmakers want Trump commitment to help Iraq post-ISIS Ten years later, House Dems reunite and look forward MORE (D-Conn.), Rep. Mo BrooksMo BrooksFreedom Caucus, Trump reach 'agreement in principle' on healthcare GOP faces risky decision on ObamaCare vote Defying Trump, Freedom Caucus insists it'll oppose GOP ObamaCare replacement MORE (R-Ala.) and Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio).

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