Congress must consider spending restraint on military budget as well

Brian Burch, President of CatholicVote.org, signed on to the following letter calling on Congress to look at all areas of the national budget for overspending, including the Pentagon. In part, the letter states: Defense spending, like the rest of the federal ledger, has grown substantially over the past few years. Under President Bush, military spending averaged 3.9 percent of GDP. Under Presiden... More
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What a week.  Thanksgiving.  Korean peninsular envy.  WikiLeaks. By now, as the world is well aware, the website WikiLeaks released to major news agencies—and, really, though the stunning levelling of the web to everyone—a portion of nearly 250,000 diplomatic communiqués it obtained through gray channels. (more…) ...READ MORE... More

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