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5 Government Reforms That Could Save Billions | The Fiscal Times

BY BRIANNA EHLEY Nearly every day, federal auditors release scathing reports detailing new and outrageous ways tax dollars are squandered–from massive projects that soar way over budget, to vulnerable programs…

What would Confucius say about lack of trust in US government? | Daily Hampshire Gazette

By George Levinger and Lindsay Koshgarian NORTHAMPTON — In the widely revered “Analects of Confucius,” one of his disciples asks him about the essence of good government. Confucius replies as…

U.S. Military Stretched by Strategic Demands That Outpace Budget | Bloomberg Business

by Terry Atlas (Bloomberg) — President Barack Obama’s $534.3 billion spending request for the Defense Department, a 7.7 percent increase, comes amid warnings of a growing gap between what the…

Obama’s military budget: Failed fiscal discipline in the ranks | The Hill

By Brandon Arnold After President Obama sketched out at least $41 billion in annual new spending in his State of the Union address, taxpayers must now brace themselves for the…

Opinion: A Better LCS—Or An All-New Frigate? | Aviation Week

Is the Littoral Combat Ship worth fixing? By Bill Sweetman Aviation Week & Space Technology The U.S. Navy wants to rebrand the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) as a frigate, with…