There never was a good war or a bad peace. ~Ben Franklin
While Republican candidates for the presidency lobby for yet more military spending, a non-partisan public opinion poll shows that the majority of Americans want the military budget to be cut. Former Representative Ron Paul asks: "Are the people coming to realize that the war party does not keep us safe?"..
Warhawk politicians are out of touch with the American people..
The new non-partisan poll conducted by the University of Maryland showed that Americans would on average like to see the military budget decrease by $12 billion. Democrats and independents wanted even deeper cuts, but not even Republican voters wanted to see more money spent on the military.