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Supplemental Budget

About That Non-Discretionary Spending

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Isenberg

President Obama's planned three-year budget freeze won't include security spending. In 2010, we'll spend more on the Pentagon than in any year since 1946 -- in dollars adjusted for inflation.

Selling War: Struggling to Make the Case to Fight Terrorism, Again.

Vikrum Aiyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Vikrum Aiyer

Obama's proposed tactics in the AfPak region have certainly been scrutinized, but truly vocal criticisms have maintained low decibel levels... until now.

The War Supplemental is Coming Soon

Gordon Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Gordon Adams

With Obama's first emergency supplemental budget request coming later this week, now is the time to see whether he'll keep his promise. We clearly need such discipline.

Michael Roston

Out Of Iraq Dems Frustrated Over Funding, But Place Hope In Leadership | Michael Roston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In September, 90 House members banded together in a letter to the White House stating that they would vote against any further funding for the war in ...