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February 6, 2015

Rounds Obtains Pledge from Defense Secretary Nominee on B-1s

Newly elected senator Mike Rounds on Wednesday obtained a pledge from the probable nominee for Secretary of Defense, Ash Carter, to maintain the B-1 bomber fleet. According to the Rapid City Journal article, it would mean more support for the continued maintenance, parts replacements, and upgrades of the fleet in the future.

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