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WASHINGTON – The U.S. Conference of Mayors on Monday unanimously passed three resolutions opposing the military-heavy Trump budget proposal, a proposal that calls for an additional $54 billion to the Pentagon by slashing anti-poverty and environmental programs.
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The U.S. military has, for now, given up on occupying south-east Syria. Recent remarks at the Department of Defense press conference concede the defeat of its original plans. 1,280 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) – A powerful House Republican is set to press his case for $705 billion in military spending next year.
The Armed Services Committee chairman, congressman Mac Thornberry of Texas, is pushing for a defense budget that’s larger than at any point during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. 101 more words
By Lucas TomlinsonPublished June 22, 2017
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Amid the threat of North Korea possibly launching a missile, the latest U.S. 293 more words