The Pentagon conundrum

Hawks need to rethink their approach to defense spending and work on reform of the Pentagon.

How much should we really spend on defense?

How to rationalize defense spending?

Defending defense, in part

Defense spending is adversely affected by the sequester, but real reform is needed.

Sequester posturing

Liberals delude themselves if they think the GOP is going to back away from the sequester.

Sequestration, Chuck Hagel and the Democrats

Lost somewhat in the fight over the expiration of the Bush tax cuts and the upcoming standoff over the debt ceiling is the defense sequestration. If you will recall, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said the cuts would be devastating. In the campaign, the president said he would take care of that, and he has consistently […]