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Sacramento Bee publishes series on toxic chemicals leaking into underground water systems around the country from abandoned dump sites on U.S. military bases; reporters found the Defense Department program for dealing with the problem inadequate, Sept. 30 - Oct. 5, 1984.
National Journal runs articles on problems with Defense Department's five-year plans: persistent underestimation of defense costs, inefficient production rates and the imbalance between procurement and operations and maintenance costs.
Washington Monthly runs article on semiconductor companies taking shortcuts--from minor infractions to full-scale cheating on critical heat tests--in products for defense department contracts.
Common Cause Magazine article finds Defense Department engaged in partisan politics by unleashing a public relations campaign aimed at restoring faith in the Pentagon to coincide with the Reagan re-election campaign.