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This jet fighter is a disaster, but Congress keeps buying it

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Published on Jan 26, 2017

Trump says the F-35 is too expensive and he's not wrong. But this is what he's up against.

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http://www.dailybreeze.com/article/zz...
http://www.boeing.com/company/general...

2:44 http://www.politico.com/story/2015/08...

3:58 http://www.nytimes.com/2001/12/12/bus...
http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/a...

4:24 https://www.f35.com/about/economic-im...

4:44 http://www.businessinsider.com/this-m...




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Lockheed Martin F-35 is the Pentagon's newest fighter jet. In a single tweet, Trump called to cancel the program. But the F-35 can't be cancelled because its deeply embedded in American politics, military and economy.
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