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Waste and Abuse in National Guard Sponsorship and Marketing Contracts

Subcommittee on Financial and Contracting Oversight

Location: SD-342, Dirksen Senate Office Building

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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.  


  • Major General  Judd H. Lyons
    Acting Director, Army National Guard
    National Guard Bureau
  • Kathy A. Salas
    Principal Assistant Responsible for Contracting
    National Guard Bureau