TITLE

The Invincible Military-Industrial Complex

AUTHOR(S)
Rugy, Veronique de
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Reason;Mar2012, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the unprecedented growth of the military industry and spending in the U.S. in recent years. The military baseline budget has grown by about 50 percent during the last decade, even excluding war costs. The Congressional Budget Office projected in August 2011 that discretionary national defense spending excluding the wars, would cost 5.3 trillion dollars between 2013 and 2021.
ACCESSION #
71391530

 

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