Whether he was a willing captive or not, the trade sets a dangerous precedent.
So far, not many
‘I will continue to speak for funding for our military’
Budget director tells contractors he doesn’t expect looming $1 trillion defense cuts to go into effect, congressman says
Congressman: Defense industry, manufacturers could lose more than one million jobs, pushing unemployment to 10 percent
Looming sequestration cuts could leave thousands without a job
If we get the guns-vs.-butter calculus wrong, we could wind up with neither.
‘I feel that if you been in Congress for 20 years, perhaps you might be part of the problem’
‘We can’t afford to have another president who has spent his career outside the real economy’
Armed Services Committee Chairman: ‘the military could not sustain’ cuts beyond those mandated in the debt deal