The Washington Post

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.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • May 29, 2013
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We could cut defense spending by 30 percent and still spend more than any other five countries combined.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Apr 15, 2013
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The case for deep defense cuts attracts some odd bedfellows.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Feb 16, 2013
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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.

  • Sarah Kliff
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  • Jan 23, 2013
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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.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Jan 7, 2013
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