Tag Archives: F-35

Why the U.S. Spends More on War Than It Does on Diplomacy | Newsweek

Jonathan Broder President Barack Obama has long insisted that force alone can’t resolve America’s toughest challenges abroad. But if budgets are a window into a nation’s priorities, the U.S. values…

A Better, Not Fatter, Defense Budget | The New York Times

The Pentagon can do with far fewer than the 1,700 F-35s it plans on buying. New York Times Editorial Board To hear some military commanders and members of Congress talk,…

Lockheed Seeks to Save Troubled F-35 With Exaggerated Job Claims | Huffington Post

William Hartung It’s a time-tested ploy. When a weapons system can’t be justified based on cost, capabilities, and need, the manufacturer touts how many jobs the program will create. So…

Donald Trump is right about defense spending – and that should scare you | Reuters

As Trump has pointed out, Washington can build and maintain an amazing military arsenal for a fraction of what it’s paying now. Matthew Gault Donald Trump could be the only…

Top 9 Ways to Manage and Finance the Pentagon More Efficiently – US News

The top 9 ways to manage and finance the Pentagon more efficiently. Ryan Alexander Every few years the world is “gifted” with the blessing (or curse) of one extra day…