Tagged: military spending
With pressure to slash the 1.3 trillion-dollar federal deficit rising sharply, the public debate over whether to exempt the Pentagon from such cuts is moving rapidly toward centre-stage.
The military spending cuts proposed by the Deficit Reduction Commission is both good and bad for a truly sustainable defense budget.
What if the tea partiers decided to go after big government over at the Pentagon?
A new documentary looks at the costs of U.S. and global military spending.
When you look at me, you can't mistake the fact that I'm of a certain age. But just for a moment, think of me as nine years old.
We need to update the Johnny Paycheck song for this era of high unemployment and high military spending.
We should cut the military budget and use that money to fund our transition to a greener economy.
Isn't there some kind of law against panhandling?
How can we come out of this recession with a manufacturing sector and a workforce that are globally competitive, that produce things that people need in the new green economy?
A $10 million earmark in another bill would stick out like a sore thumb, but in the defense bill it fits right in.