Posts Tagged: military budget
Defense cuts -- especially to nuclear weapons -- are the silver lining of our economic crisis.
Even if sequestration cuts across all military programs, this sort of ham-handed approach is safely doable.
The Pentagon has too much hardware once thought necessary to defeat the Soviet Union.
The Pentagon is scrambling to protect its flank in these budget-cutting times.
One county dared to stand up to the military-industrial complex. The complex has fought back.
The planned cuts to the bloated U.S. military budget in the debt ceiling deal are long overdue, but lawmakers will likely slash civilian U.S. foreign policy instruments before they significantly reduce military spending.
The military-industrial complex is driving America to the poorhouse.
What will be the legacy of Robert Gates: trimming Pentagon bloat or holding the line against deeper cuts?
Tension between President Obama and Secretary of Defense Gates over military spending may have been scripted.
Is Pentagon pork, which has been off the table for decades, finally on the budget-cutting menu?