The allocation of resources to the military is a major policy choicefor the US. First, find out how much currently is spent on militaryprograms from the National Priorities Project, anon-governmental organization based in Northampton, MA that aims to helpcitizens shape the federal budget by arming them with information theycan use and understand, at: https://www.nationalpriorities.org/campaigns/military-spending-united-states/
In Washington, DC, research organizations provide information topolitical leaders regarding the military budget. At the following two sites find three arguments in favor of the current budget level (orincreasing it) and three arguments for reducing the current spendinglevel. Select one argument from each side as the most important reasonfor increasing/maintaining/reducing military spending. Then write aresponse to this argument, pointing out its weak points.
The Heritage Foundation is a think tank to promote conservative public policies based on a strong national defense.
Project on Defense Alternatives is a think tank to promote thebroadest range of defense options that will allow significant reductionsin the level of armed forces and military spending. http://www.comw.org/pda/
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