Lugar Cautions State Department on Spending Requests

Senator Dick Lugar (R-IN) issued a press release this week in which he “cautioned the State Department that all requested spending, at this time of economic and fiscal hardship in America, will have to pass the acid test of whether foreign assistance programs contribute to national security and economic development.”

Lugar is Ranking Member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

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