I'd say I DEFINITELY agree. Considering we spend 59% of our discretionary spending on defense/military and our military costs are almost greater than the ENTIRE WORLD COMBINED (definitely the top 35 countries combined), that's a little excessive. And keep in mind for you "conservatives" out there. This is a man who was a member of your messiah's cabinet.
It's not just Reagan's adviser, but Obama's as well, many economists, and most people around the country who don't have an invested interest in the military industrial complex.
I mean, seriously, why do people not listen to Eisenhower's warning of this?
- I agree, it's too much
- I disagree because... (do explain)
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Defense spending, like all government spending, is out of control.