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Thursday, May 10, 2012

Survey: Huge Majority of Americans Support Defense Cuts, Given Budget Data

Amazing - even 67% of Republicans want to cut defense spending. Apparently, when folks find out the cost of the empire and its wars, suddenly it's not worth it.
Americans typically want more bigger defense budgets until they are informed about how much is actually spent on defense, at which point they overwhelmingly favor cutting military spending by considerable margins, according to a new opinion poll released Thursday. Three-quarters of Americans – about 67 percent of Republicans and 90 percent of Democrats – said they supported cutting defense to reduce the federal budget deficit..
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