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Military's bootprint in region is a big one

Report sees increased spending by Pentagon

Jeanette Steele, SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE

Thursday, April 22, 2010

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If ship assignments and other sources of revenue remain high, the Greater San Diego area could move into the Pentagon’s top spending slot. That’s the forecast by people such as National University economist Kelly Cunningham, whose research on 2007 data placed the county third after Norfolk and the Los Angeles-Orange counties region.