Defense

Our shores are only as safe as our military is strong. To have a strong military, our leaders must be responsible with defense spending and focused on readiness and capability.

The United States outspends every other country on defense, but readiness still suffers, mainly due to misplaced resources, decades of constant combat, and Congress’s willingness to maintain the status quo.

Read more about the financial situation at the Pentagon, what our military capabilities are now, what they need to be in the future, and how years of deployments have affected defense capabilities.

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