Reality Check: Entitlement Spending Dwarfs Wars Since 2001

by alexvanbuskirk

Reality Check: Entitlement Spending Dwarfs Wars Since 2001

Kate Hicks @ Townhall (May 27, 2012)

Some bad news for the vehement anti-war set: they’ve lost the spending argument. A new chart reveals that in the last decade, spending on national security, Iraq, and Afghanistan combined paled in comparison to entitlement spending — 19% to 65%, respectively.

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