Ex-Rep. Endorses Senate NDAA's Wartime Contract Reforms

Law360, New York (December 11, 2012, 6:15 PM EST) -- Former congressman Ike Skelton said in a letter released Tuesday that he hopes the U.S. House of Representatives will keep the Senate's wartime contracting reforms when working to reconcile the difference between the two chambers' versions of the National Defense Authorization Act.

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., the author of the Senate's wartime contracting amendment, said support is mounting for her amendment. She published the letter from Skelton — a 17-term Congressman and former Armed Services chairman — on her website, and said she hopes the House...
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