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Wars To End War

The_Elite_Elite Wrote: Aug 08, 2012 1:34 PM
Well, they can easily sneak across our undefended southern border with nukes they get their hands on and potentially do lots of damage. Which is why we should be worried about securing the border between the US and Mexico rather than between Afghanistan and Pakistan, to steal a quote from Ron Paul.
On his recent trip abroad, Mitt Romney observed an American taboo by not criticizing President Obama's military policy. But before his trip, he made his position clear. Obama has "exposed the military to cuts that no one can justify," Romney said.

He meant that unless Congress intervenes, Pentagon spending will be cut by more than $500 billion over 10 years under the (bipartisan) budget sequestration scheduled for January. This terrifies those who fear that limiting the growth of the military-industrial complex will leave us less safe.

But is that true? Even if $500 billion is actually cut, America still will spend...