Tagged: military spending
Afghanistan, the racial wealth gap, and a student sit-in.
Non-security discretionary programs are being squeezed by our nation's rising military spending.
Isn't it time to call what Congress will soon vote on by its right name: war escalation funding?
Let's use the BP oil disaster as the impetus we need to really and truly become oil-free by 2030.
The military claims more than half our taxes.
Taxpayers spend too much on wars.
Owego can get solar jobs, but it will take the active involvement of Owego itself.
If such a spasm of thriftiness deprives America of the power to destroy any target on Earth, the whole world will rest easier.
The cost of maintaining each soldier in this faraway land is roughly a million dollars a year.
Obama's plans for change in defense spending are still mostly unrealized.