Subcommittee on Financial and Contracting Oversight

Waste and Abuse in National Guard Sponsorship and Marketing Contracts

Date: May 8, 2014
Time: 3:00pm
Location: SD-342, Dirksen Senate Office Building

The purpose of the hearing was to examine reports of waste and abuse in Army National Guard sponsorship and marketing contracts.  In particular, the hearing examined reports that National Guard spending on sponsorship and marketing contracts has been associated with abuse by National Guard officials.  The hearing also examined the effectiveness of National Guard spending on sponsorships and marketing programs, particularly sports-related sponsorships and marketing.