"The Iraq and Afghanistan wars, at a cost of $5,000 per second, fuel our growing debt and feed the economic crisis. Even subtracting war funding, Pentagon spending is breaking records. Will rebuilding the economy require a tough look at military spending? What would you change?"
The outsized military budget means that critical investments in health care, education and other domestic priorities have been shelved. Meanwhile we are borrowing money from foreign companies to pay for these wars, and future generations will inherit that debt. We can't afford to continue compromising our economic security to support unchecked military spending. Bob Schieffer needs to hear from us today, loud, strong, and many. Please complete the information by clicking this link and then spread the word. Thank you.
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