Lawmakers Call On DOD To Stall $428M Air Force Contract

Law360, Los Angeles (March 15, 2013, 7:03 PM EDT) -- Kansas' U.S. senators and Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kan., urged the U.S. Department of Defense on Friday to halt a $427.5 million contract to build light air support aircraft after the U.S. Air Force said it would move forward with the work.

Sens. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Jerry Moran, R-Kan., along with Pompeo, sent a letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel urging the agency to reinstate a stop work order issued on the contract to supply 20 light air support aircraft for the Afghan Air Force...
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