Topic: Gordon Adams
Defense expenditures amount to nearly 5 percent of US GDP -- well above the less than 2 percent of GDP spent by such allies as Canada, Germany and Britain. Analysts predict the US will have to cut military spending significantly in the next few years.
06/28/2010 03:27 pm
Historically vulnerable cities like New York claim they need more anti-terrorism funds. After Faisal Shahzad's attempted Times Square bombing, will the Department of Homeland Security agree?
05/18/2010 08:25 pm
It will cost an additional $30 billion a year. Some antiwar Democrats in Congress talk of a 'war tax,' but the most likely option to fund Obama's Afghanistan war plan is to keep borrowing.
12/02/2009 12:00 am
Funding for war in Afghanistan will eclipse Iraq for the first time in next year's budget.
09/15/2009 01:00 am