This is an interesting interview with Lawrence Korb. We could go a long way towards fixing our budget and deficit by eliminating most of the use of ground troops and conducting all military actions exactly like the Osama Bin Laden assassination. For FY10, the National Intelligence Program (NIP) budget was $53.1 billion vs $685.1 billion on the Military.
Source:MSNBC The Rachel Maddow Show
Lawrence Korb, senior fellow at the Center for American Progress, talks with Rachel Maddow about the unquestioned, unchallenged power of the military industrial complex in Washington, D.C.