Tag: Ron Paul lies
It falsely claims that the GWOT has cost $4 trillion to date, when the real cost of the Afghan and Iraqi wars has been a little over $1 trillion to date, and that cost will stop growing in FY2015 after the last American troops withdraw from Afghanistan.
Ron Paul and many Liberal politicians demand deep defense cuts, starting with maintaining the sequestration mechanism. They malign the DOD as profligate. They claim that the defense budget is to blame for America’s fiscal woes and that without defense cuts the federal budget won’t be balanced.
They are completely wrong, however.