Category Archives: defense budget

3 Reasons Conservatives Should Cut Defense Spending Now!

Nick Gillespie & Meredith Bragg | January 10, 2012 The Congressional Budget Office projects that if we keep spending the way we have been, federal debt held by the public will grow from around 60 percent of GDP to a whopping 82 percent of GDP … Continue reading

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ComeHomeAmerica Blogger predicts Tea Party Caucus will lead to defense cuts

Tea Party crushing Defense Hawks on Military Budget? Posted on August 4, 2011 by comehomeamerica That’s the headline from the indispensable Just Foreign Policy. The daily news digest cites two articles of note. First the Atlantic’s Joshua Green quotes Congressman Barney Frank, “The Tea Party people … Continue reading

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Deficits and Defense | Cato Institute: Policy Forum

Deficits and Defense | Cato Institute: Policy Forum Deficits and Defense POLICY FORUMFriday, November 19, 2010Noon (Luncheon to Follow) Featuring Representative Barney Frank (D-Massachusetts); Loren B. Thompson, Chief Operating Officer, Lexington Institute; and Benjamin Friedman, Research Fellow in Defense and Homeland Security Studies, Cato … Continue reading

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