This option would increase funding for real property maintenance by $700 million per year (in 2000 dollars) in 2001 through 2010 (from the current level of $5.3 billion to $6 billion). ... According to testimony given by the services, the condition of DoD facilities has degraded in recent years. ... Because political and procedural difficulties had long made closing bases nearly impossible, the Congress set upanbsp;...
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