The Pentagon encouraged mergers, resulting in this Northrop Grumman spin-off having U.S. monopoly on making aircraft carriers.
Monopolies are unAmerican. Unjust stewards in Washington, D.C. have promoted monopoly power in a few hands.
Hubristic HUNTINGTON INGALLS' corporate slogan is (wait for it): "HARD STUFF DONE RIGHT."TM
Here's its Board of Directors:
Here's the Bloomberg News article by investigative reporter Anthony Capaccio, who has been writing about waste, fraud and abuse since the late 970s. (I met him (he was working for Jack Anderson and I was working for Geraldo Rivera's field producer Charles C. Thompson II at ABC News 20/20):