Tag Archives: GOP Candidates

If You Hate Trump’s Foreign Policy, Wait Until You See Ted Cruz’s |Huffington Post

William Hartung Donald Trump gave what was billed as a “major foreign policy speech” last week, with the aim of demonstrating that he has the knowledge, judgment, and temperament to…

Military is not a game | The Hill

Why are Republicans hell-bent on undermining the prestige and reputation of the United States armed forces? The cacophony of defeatist rhetoric directed at our military from those running for president…

Republican Candidates Offer Incoherent Military Solutions During Debate | Reason.com

Anthony L. Fisher The 2015 US military budget was a little more than $600 billion, but most of the six contenders at tonight’s Republican presidential debate in Charleston, SC seemed…

The GOP Presidential Field Abandons Fiscal Restraint At The Pentagon | The Daily Caller

By David Williams Tuesday’s Republican presidential debate in Las Vegas was a disappointment for fiscal conservatives who care about reckless federal spending, particularly at the Pentagon.   If the previous…

Rand Paul Has a Point: How Much Defense Spending is Enough for GOP? | Defense One

The next GOP debate could find even more substance by making candidates answer Paul’s question to the conservative movement.  By Miriam Pemberton The Republicans’ Milwaukee debate was supposed to be…