We Could Start By Cutting the War Budget!
60% of US budget spent on military
“As nearly 60% of the US discretionary budget is spent on the military it should be obvious that the US economy as presently constituted is extremely dependent on the congressional/military-industrial complex for its survival. There are powerful vested interests that want to see it maintained as such,” Professor Etler said.
“That amount of money however could be much better spent on meeting the needs of the people of the US for refurbishing the declining US infrastructure, education, healthcare and social security,” he added.
“With the election of Trump as US President and his promises to end US intervention abroad and focus on rebuilding the US infrastructure and creating jobs, it is hoped by many that the US will change its ways and seek national security by creating a climate of peace and reconciliation, rather than a climate of war and antagonism,” he emphasized.
My Comment: This whole war budget is based on Zionist Neocon political corruption to RULE the WORLD-there is no other reason for the over 40 trillion taxpayer money spent on wars no one wants!
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