Having no troop buildup means we can hang around pretty much indefinitely.
About 37 percent of Americans now say they've felt the sequester's impact. We took a look at who's actually being affected so far.
We could cut defense spending by 30 percent and still spend more than any other five countries combined.
The case for deep defense cuts attracts some odd bedfellows.
The Pentagon's decision to lift the ban on women in combat roles might be more than a boost to gender equality. It might also prove a boon, surprisingly, to women's job satisfaction.
Republicans say "we have a spending problem, not a taxing problem." If you believe that, then you better be really into cutting the defense budget.