Originally Posted by cosmo20002
This is usually the kind of argument you make fun of--spending has increased, but it decreased as a percentage of something or other, so therefore the increase in spending, or the spending itself, doesn't matter.
No, that's not correct. I'm not suggesting that defense spending has been cut over the past few decades. Try again.
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