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Kumi Naidoo: Two Bullets per Person: The Trillion Dollar Military Spending Club

With expenditure on military being one of the few areas not facing massive government cut backs we should ask: Is our world becoming a safer place?
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John Boehner Proposes Trillion Dollar Spending Cut; Cut Dem Spending Back to 2008 Levels (Video)

US Politics / Conservative : Gateway Pundit (4 years ago)

GOP Leader John Boehner called for cutting federal spending back to 2008 levels before the Obama-Pelosi democrats added a Trillion dollars to the national deficit. Via HotAir: From GOP Leader John Boehner’s Office: During an appeara... Read Post

Schizer: Limiting Tax Expenditures

Business & Finance / Taxes : TaxProf Blog (yesterday)

David Schizer (Columbia), Limiting Tax Expenditures, 68 Tax L. Rev. ___ (2014): The federal government devotes over a trillion dollars each year to tax provisions that pursue “nontax” goals. Scaling back these tax expenditures shoul... Read Post

World military spending falls, while China, Russia's spending rises.

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

World military expenditure totalled $1.75 trillion in 2012, a fall of 0.5 per cent in real terms since 2011, the report said.The fall—the first since 1998—was driven by major spending cuts in the USA and Western and Central Europe, ... Read Post

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