Report: Military spending boosts San Diego County economy

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Recently released numbers indicate military-spending is driving up the local economy.

According to an annual report released Wednesday, military-spending amounts to 25% of the San Diego County economy.

Retired U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Mark Balmert discussed how the defense budget continues to provide jobs for San Diegans.

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