On this Roundtable episode of the Defense & Aerospace Report Podcast, sponsored by Bell, a Textron company, our guests include Byron Callan of the independent equity research firm Capital Alpa Partners, Steven Grundman of the Grundman Advisory and the Atlantic Council and Ilan Berman of the American Foreign Policy Council.
— Analysis of the Trump Administration’s 2020 Budget Request Justification
— Investigation into whether Acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan, a former senior Boeing executive, has favored the company after taking government office
— French Defense Minister Florence Parly’s view that NATO is about “Article V, not F-35”
— Importance of maintaining counterinsurgency capabilities despite focus on great power competition
— President Trump’s decision to recognize the occupied Golan Heights as part of Israel