Just How Big Is The Defense Budget?

Numbers have a precision to them that isn’t always warranted. Take your very own U.S. defense budget, for example. Even after you’ve learned the difference...

Targeted Spending

Skeptics of the level of U.S. military spending sometimes like to say “We’re in an arms race – with ourselves!” In other words, we’ve been known to peddle our...

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Top 10 Most Expensive Military Planes

As the Senate votes to cut military spending on the $350 million F-22 fighter, here's a look at the military aircraft with the biggest price tags

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