Posts Tagged: Defense Spending
Defense cuts -- especially to nuclear weapons -- are the silver lining of our economic crisis.
A study commissioned by the largest defense industry trade association says that military spending creates jobs. The facts, however, indicate otherwise.
A disagreement is ongoing about what exactly should and shouldn't be included in the nuclear-weapons budget.
Even if sequestration cuts across all military programs, this sort of ham-handed approach is safely doable.
The military-industrial complex is driving America to the poorhouse.
The United States is spending even more of its GDP on Afghanistan than did the Soviet Union.
Tension between President Obama and Secretary of Defense Gates over military spending may have been scripted.
How on earth do you get a bipartisan consensus against cuts and for stimulus? Call it the defense budget.
Dick Cheney was right -- about one thing.
Washington seeks to beat Europe to the punch on the sale of jets to Bulgaria.