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 MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyAvalanche of Democratic senators say Franken should resign Senate passes tax overhaul, securing major GOP victory Dem senator compares GOP tax bill to unicorns, Tupac conspiracy theories MORE (D-Conn.), Rep. Mo BrooksMorris (Mo) Jackson BrooksAlabama rep: Roy Moore accuser 'is clearly a liar' GOP rep rushes down stairs as reporter asks about Roy Moore's accusers GOP lawmaker backing Moore: Conservative agenda 'more important than contested sexual allegations’ MORE (R-Ala.) and Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio).

Read the full report here.